Bulbophyllum simplicilabellum Seidenf. 1979 SECTION Macrocaulia (Bl.) Aver 1994 Photo by Mickael Karlbom

TYPE Drawing TYPE Drawing by Seidenfaden

Common Name The Simple-Lip Bulbophyllum

Flower Size .2" [5 mm]

Found in Thailand at elevations of 1200 to 1400 meters as a mini-miniature sized, cool growing epiphyte with close set, irregularily globular, not very flattened, adpressed to and more or less enclosing the rhizome, somewhat oblique pseudobulbs carrying a single, apical, erect, persistent, margin entire, median vein distinct on the surface, linear to lanceolate, obtuse leaf that blooms in the fall on an erect, to .72" [1.8 cm] long including the pedicel and ovary, single flowered inflorescence


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Dansk Botanisk Arkiv Bind 33 #3 Orchid Genera in Thailand VIII Bulbophyllum Thou Seidenfaden 1979 drawing fide;