Bulbophyllum hirundinis

Bulb hirundinis

Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Order: Asparagales
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Podochilaeae
SubTribe: Bulbophyllinae
Genus: Bulbophyllum
Species: Bulb. hirundinis
Binomial name
Bulbophyllum hirundinis
[Gagnep.] Seidenf. 1974

Bulbophyllum hirundinis is a species of Bulbophyllum found in Asia.


Plant blooms in the winter with four to eight 2 cm wide flowers.


Plants are found in South East Asia to Taiwan


Keep plant in intermediate to 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.


Common Names: The Swallow Shaped Bulbophyllum


  1. Bulbophyllum remotifolium (Fukuy.) K.Nakaj. 1973
  2. *Cirrhopetalum hirundinis Gagnep. 1931
  3. Cirrhopetalum remotifolium Fukuy. 1935

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