Bulbophyllum tremulum Wight, Icon. Pl. Ind. Orient. 5: t. 1749 (1851).
Synonym: Phyllorkis tremula (Wight) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 678 (1891).
Distribution: Endemic to  Southwest India   


It is my pleasure to share few images of Bulbophyllum tremulum  (Orchidaceae 

Habit: Herb 

Habitat: Epiphyic, Semi-evergreen forest 

Sighting: Kottigehara, Chikmagalur, Karnataka, about 1200 msl 

Date: 21-01-2016

Such a cuute orchid. I love it

Bulbophyllum tremulum:  Attaching the image of Bulbophyllum tremulum Wight.
Photographed from Kalpetta, Wayanad in 2009. Please validate

Yes this is Bulbophyllum tremulum Wight another orchid endemic to South India.

Hopefully You have been collecting flowers of all your orchids for detailed studies.



Bulbophyllum tremulum: Attaching the image of Bulbophyllum tremulum Wight (Orchidaceae)
Collected from Wayanad District, Kerala
Please validate…..!!


Orchidaceae Fortnight: Bulbophyllum tremulum: 151013-GK-12 : Attachments (1). 7 posts by 7 authors.

Bulbophyllum tremulum from KMTR Tamil Nadu from Canopy of Cullenia

EXTRAORDINARY !!! Thanks for sharing…


One more Bulbophyllum : 5 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (2)
One more today to identify. Growing in my garden and collected from ponmudi hills trivandrum.

Kindly help me.

This should be Bulbophyllum tremulum. Thanks for sharing.

Endemic to South India and supposed to be rare.


10-03-2021-TSP-476-Bulbophyllum tremulum,Orchidaceae
Presenting a few images of  Bulbophyllum tremulum, Orchidaceae.
Habit: Herb
Habitat:Wild,epiphytic,semi-evergreen forest fringe by a road side.
Sighting:Vastare,Chikmagalur,Karnataka about 1200 msl


Would really like to see what pollinates this.

I could see some tiny flies, similar to fruit flies, hovering around the flowers in another location. Couldn’t  get a decent picture…

10-03-2021-TSP-477-Bulbophyllum tremulum
2 high resolution images.
Presenting again a few images of  Bulbophyllum tremulum, Orchidaceae.
Habitat:Wild,epiphytic,semi-evergreen forest fringe
Sighting:Mudigere,Chikmagalur,Karnataka,about 1100 msl


478-TSP-12-03-2021-Bulbophyllum tremulum @ Kottigehara:  3 high resolution images.
Presenting a few more images of  Bulbophyllum tremulum,Orchidaceae.
Habitat:Wild,epiphytic,semi-evergreen forest fringe
Sighting:Kottigehara,Chikmagalur,Karnataka about 1000 msl



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