Thursday, March 24, 2011

BULBOPHYLLUM SUBUMBELLATUM RIDL. 1895

SECTION : Leopardinae Bentham 1883
Flower Size 2" (5 cm)

Found in Pennisular Malaysia and Borneo in lowland swamp forests on tree trunks and branches at elevations of sea-level to 250 meters as a miniature sized, hot to warm growing epiphyte with 2 to 5" between each narrowly cylindric pseudobulb carrying a single, apical, acute leaf that blooms on an slender, 4" (10 cm) long, 2 to 3 flowered inflorescence with fragrant flowers that do not open well.








8 comments:

  1. It is such an unusual plant. Thanks for the lovely pictures.

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  2. mmg comel ni farazi, letak kat tmpt macam mana? redup abis ker?

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  3. MAZA: tq... letak bawah net 50%... stakat ni rajin gak berbunga...

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  4. alamak...cun..tak boleh tido malam la nampak nyer..isk.. nak kena carik jugak ni..

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  5. wildorchid: tq.. rajin jugak kuar bunga... hehehe

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  6. rajin jugak kuar bunga? tu yang tak boleh tahan tu...ha..ha..

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