Bulbophyllum cleistogamum

Bulb cleistogamum

Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Order: Asparagales
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Podochilaeae
SubTribe: Bulbophyllinae
Genus: Bulbophyllum
Species: Bulb. cleistogamum
Binomial name
Bulbophyllum cleistogamum
Ridl. 1895

Bulbophyllum cleistogamum is a species of Bulbophyllum found in Asia.


Plant blooms with a single 4.5 cm wide flower.


Plants are found growing on tree trunks and rocks in Peninsular Malaysia, Borneo and the Luzon province of the Philippines at elevations of 400 to 500 meters


Keep plant in warm temperatures. Keep moist in summer seasons and do not allow mix to dry, in winter keep the mix slight dry and reduce watering. Keep good air movement to avoid fungal growth. Keep plants in shade. Pot plants in sphagnum moss, fine bark, or mounted. Plant requires an open medium.


Common Names:The Self-Fertilizing Bulbophyllum

Ad blocker interference detected!

Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.