Bulbophyllum warianum Schltr. 1913 SECTION Codonosiphon Schlechter 1913 Drawing by Schlechter and the Orchid Foundation at the Herbarium Jany Renz Website

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Common Name The Waria Bulbophyllum [a Valley within New Guinea]

Flower Size

Found in New Guinea on trees in range forests at elevations around 400 meters as a small sized, hot growing epiphyte with a rigid, cauliform, flexuous rhizome giving rise to cylindrical to cylindrical-conical, subparellel to the rhizome pseudobulbs carrying a single, apical, erect to suberect, ligulate to linear-ligulate, minutely apiculate, attenuate below into the base leaf that blooms in the fall on a very short single flowered inflorescence

Schlechter states that the flowers are violet with white tips, the petals are violet and the column is white.

Synonyms Hapalochilus warianus (Schltr.) Garay & W.Kittr. 1985 publ. 1986

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Orchidaceae Of German New Guinea Schlechter 1913 drawing fide;