Bulbophyllum sillemianum Rchb.f. 1884SECTION Sestochilos [Breda] Benth & Hook.f. 1883 Photo by Sirichai R. and The Siamensis.org Website

Part Shade Warm Cool

Common Name or Meaning Sillem's Bulbophyllum {English Orchid Grower and importer from Myanmar 1800's]

Flower Size .4" [1 cm]

Found in Myanmar as a warm to cool growing epiphyte with close set, small round pseudobulbs carrying a single, apical, erect, leaf that blooms on a shorter than the leaf single flowered inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Bulbophyllum and Their Allies Seigerist 2001 photo fide;