Bulbophyllum trulliferum J J Verm & Lamb 1994 SECTION Hirtula Ridley 1908 Drawing by Vermeullen and Lamb and The Orchids Online Forum Website

Full shade Warm LATESummer EARLY Fall

Common Name or Meaning The Scoop Bulbophyllum [refers to the lip shape]

Flower Size

Found in Sabah Borneo in primary forests at elevations around 900 meters as a miniature to small sized, warm growing epiphyte with ,24 to .4" [.6 to 1 cm] between each almost discoid, distinctly dorsiventrally flattened pseudobulb carrying a single, apical, erect, elliptic, acute, petiolate base leaf that blooms in the late summer and early fall on an erect, peduncle to 10.8 to 11.6" [27 to 29 cm] long, rachis nodding, .8 to 1.2" [2 to 3 cm] long, 11.6 to 12.8" [29 to 32 cm] long overall, mostly simultaneously opening, 10 to 14 flowered inflorescence


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *BLUMEA 38 (1994) 335-348 Vermeullen & Lamb 1994 drawing fide;