Bulbophyllum tortuosum

Bulbophyllum tortuosum is found in parts of Asia, which include Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, Malaysia, Sumatra and Java. It is rhizome pendulous with the roots running along it.

The flowers are reddish, lips and sepals short with black hairy at edges.

The plants prefer humid conditions and it does flower frequently in Singapore.

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Dimension of the flower.

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Dimension of the flower.

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Front view of the flower

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Side profile of the flower

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Bulbophyllum tortuosum

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3 Responses to “Bulbophyllum tortuosum”

  1. It’s very small.
    Maybe i must use microscope… I joke
    i like Bulbophyllum

    • orchideae Says:

      there are a lot of bulbophyllum with every small flowers. 🙂

      • Adam Bone Says:

        I’m hoping the portions of Bulb. moniliforme in my vivarium establish and bloom, you really do need a microscope for those!

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