Bulbophyllum trimenii (Hook.f.) J.J.Sm. 1912 SECTION Cirrhopetaloides Garay, Hamer & Siegerist 1994 Drawing by Jayaweera and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website.

Common Name Trimen's Bulbophyllum [English Original Collector of species 1800's]

Flower Size .6" [1.5 cm]

Found in Sri Lanka in wet tropical forests at elevations above 750 meters as a mini-miniature sized, warm to cool growing epiphyte with .8 [2 cm] between each asymmetrical, rugose pseudobulb carrying a single to rarely 2, apical, lanceolate leaves that blooms on a 1.8 [4.5 cm] long, 6 to 8 flowered inflorescence carrying the flowers in an apical umbel.

Synonyms *Cirrhopetalum trimenii Hook.f. in H.Trimen 1898

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list IPNI ; Notes on Cirrhopetalum Seidenfadden 1973 drawing fide; Bulbophyllums and Their Allies Seigerist 2001;

----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------