Cirrhopetalum proudlockii is an orchid species identified by King & Pantl. in 1897. Culture information and photos for this orchid are commonly detailed under the currently accepted name of Bulbophyllum proudlockii.
ORIGIN: Found in southern India at elevations around 1200 to 1300 meters.
DESCRIPTION: Cool growing epiphyte with close set, wrinkled, broadly ovoid pseudobulbs carrying two apical erect, deciduous leaves that blooms after leaffall on an erect, racemose, filiform, decurved to 18 [45 cm] long, 6 to 10 flowered inflorescence with lanceolate, much shorter than the ovary floral bracts.
FLOWER SIZE: 0.16 inches [4 mm]
-- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the
Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).
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