Disperis egregia Summerh. 1951 publ. 1952 Photo by Bob Campbell and the Orchids of Kenya

Common Name The Two Toothed Bulbophyllum

Flower Size

Found in Kenya and Tanzania on mossy rock-faces in dense rainforests at elevations of 900 to 1050 meters as a miniature to small sized, warm growing terrestrial or lithophyte with 2 , distinctly alternate or subopposite, sessile to shortly petiollate, ovate, acute, gradually narrowing basally into the basal leaf sheath leaves that blooms in the spring on an erect, 3 flowered inflorescence arising from narrowly ovate, leaf-like bracts.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Flora of Tropical East Africa Summerhayes 1968 drawing ok; The Orchids of Kenya Stewart & Campbell 1996 photo fide;