Flower Database

Bulbophyllum jungle gem

Basic information
Flower Name
Bulbophyllum jungle gem
Formal Name
Bulbophyllum falcatum cv. jungle gem
Alias
バルボフィラム ファルカタム, Bulbo falcatum, Megaclinium falcatum, Jungle Gem
Habitat
Sierra Leone , Congo, Uganda of Central and West Africa
Morph
Epiphytic orchids
Comment
Megaclinium falcatum 'Jungle Gem',commonly cobra Orchid, scientific name: Bulbophyllum falcatum cv. Jungle Gem, is epiphytic orchid of the Orchidaceae department , of genus Bulbophyllum native to Central to Western of Africa. As also called 'Cobra Orchid' from the shape of the inflorescence extends flat in a sickle-shaped. Spring, on both sides of the axis of the inflorescence each 1 column each yellow florets 10-15 give. Flower stem color is brown or green.
Common name: Megaclinium falcatum ' Jungle Gem', scientific name:Bulbophyllum falcatum , also known as: cobra Orchid,megaclinium falcatum,bulbo falcatum, origin: Sierra Leone , Congo, Uganda of Central and West Africa,Flower color: yellow, plant 10-15 cm, rachis: 10 cm, rachis Kota:0.8-1cm, flowering period: from April to May.
Detailed information
Order
Asparagales
Family
Orchidaceae
Genus
Bulbophyllum
Species
B. falcatum cv. jungle gem
Flower type
Zygomorphic Flower
Flower array
Umbel
Petal shape
Orchid
Leaf type
Oblong
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
Greenhouse (sub-) Tropical area
Color
Yellow
Season
Apr May
Height
10  ~ 15  [cm]
Diameter
0.3  ~ 0.5