Bulbophyllum undecifilum J.J.Sm. 1927 SECTION Epicranthes (Bl.) Hook. f. Photos by J B Comber and Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Another Flower

Plant and Flower Photos by Th. Nordhausen and Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Part Shade Warm cool Summer Winter

Common Name The Eleven Threaded Bublophyllum [refers to the petal appendages]

Flower Size .4" [1 cm]

Found in Java and Sabah and Sarawak Borneo in lower to upper montane forests at elevations of 1500 to 1700 meters as a small sized, warm to cool, pendent growing epiphyte with .4 to .8" [1 to 2 cm] between each, ovoid, slightly flattened pseudobulb carrying a single, apical, thick, ovate, dark green suffused with dull red to purplish, gradually narrowing below into the shortly petiolate base leaf that blooms in the summer through winter on a basal, 1/2" [1.25 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence with tubular floral bracts and unscented flowers

Synonyms Epicranthes undecifila (J.J.Sm.) Garay & W.Kittr. 1985 publ. 1986

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchids of Java Comber 1990 photos fide; Orchids of Borneo Vol 2 Vermuellen 1993 drawing/photo fide; Bulbophyllum and Their Allies Seigerist 2001 as Epicrianthes undecifila; The Orchids of Mount Kinabalu Vol 1 Wood, Beaman, Lamb, Chu Lun and Beaman 2011 drawing fide; The Orchids of Mount Kinabalu Vol 2 Wood, Beaman, Lamb, Chu Lun and Beaman 2011 photo good; Bulbophyllum of Borneo Verm O Byrne and Lamb 2015 drawing/photo good

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