Member Plants

0 plants cultivated by members of ORCHIDS.ORG.

Upcoming Events Worldwide

(log in to see events near you)
  1. Friday, October 29 (lasts 3 days) - Fall in Love With Orchdis, Homestead, Florida (0 members going)

Upcoming Global Events

Orchids: Attraction and Deception, United States

Starting
Today:
Thursday, February 4, 2021 (lasts 6 months)
Event by The Arthur & Phyllis Kaplan Orchid Conservatory Read More
There are currently no photos of plants of Bulbophyllum moirianum for sale by members of ORCHIDS.ORG. Below are other recent plants for sale:

Vanda 'Rasri Gold' x 'Boris' $12.00 listed by John Small West Palm Beach, USA

Vanda 'Korb Fah'x 'Bigness' $12.00 listed by John Small West Palm Beach, USA

V. falcata $25.00 listed by Kelly Smith Wilmington, USA Local Only
Do you have a plant for sale or trade which you cannot ship or do not want to bother shippping? No problem. Click here to make a local-only offer. It's a free service to our members.

Orchid Species: Bulbophyllum moirianum

Kew currently accepted name is Bulbophyllum maximum

Bulbophyllum moirianum is an orchid species identified by A.D.Hawkes in 1956. Culture information and photos for this orchid are commonly detailed under the currently accepted name of Bulbophyllum maximum.
Genus
Bulbophyllum (Bulb.)
Grex
moirianum
Parents
Species
Author
A.D.Hawkes
Year
1956
ORIGIN: Found in Sierra Leone, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Togo, Liberia, Nigeria, Gabon, Gulf of Guinea Islands, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Zaire, Uganda, Kenya, Ethiopia, Tanzania, Mozambique, Malawi, Zambia, Zimbabwe and Angola as a miniature sized, hot to warm growing, bifoliate epiphyte and an occasional lithophyte in open woodlands and riverine forests at elevations of 600 to 2100 meters.

DESCRIPTION: Found in Sierra Leone, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Togo, Liberia, Nigeria, Gabon, Gulf of Guinea Islands, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Zaire, Uganda, Kenya, Ethiopia, Tanzania, Mozambique, Malawi, Zambia, Zimbabwe and Angola as a miniature sized, hot to warm growing, bifoliate epiphyte and an occasional lithophyte in open woodlands and riverine forests at elevations of 600 to 2100 meters with oblong to ovoid pseudobulbs carrying to 3, apical, oblong, apex rounded and emarginate thick and leathery leaf that blooms in the fall on a single, basal, erect, 20 [50 cm] and more long inflorescence arising on a mature pseudobulb with many [50], small, successive opening flowers spread out along the leaf-like, flattened rachis with dentate edges.

FLOWER SIZE: 1/4 or less inches [0.75 cm] -- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).
Other Names
Genus Name Genus Grex Name Year Author
Add+ Bulbophyllum Bulb maximum 1861 (Lindl.) Rchb.f. in W.G.Walpers
Add+ Bulbophyllum Bulb nyassanum 1915 Schltr.
Add+ Bulbophyllum Bulb oxypterum 1861 (Lindl.) Rchb.f. in W.G.Walpers
Add+ Bulbophyllum Bulb subcoriaceum 1921 De Wild.
Add+ Megaclinium Mgm djumaensis 1903 De Wild.
Add+ Megaclinium Mgm flaccidum 1851 Hook.
Add+ Megaclinium Mgm maximum 1830 Lindl.
Add+ Megaclinium Mgm oxypterum 1839 Lindl.
Add+ Megaclinium Mgm platyrhachis 1897 Rolfe in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.)
Add+ Megaclinium Mgm purpuratum 1862 Lindl.
Add+ Megaclinium Mgm subcoriaceum 1921 De Wild.
Add+ Phyllorkis Phyllorkis maxima 1891 (Lindl.) Kuntze
Add+ Phyllorkis Phyllorkis oxyptera 1891 (Lindl.) Kuntze
Add+ Bulbophyllum Bulb cyrtopetalum 1911 Schltr.
Add+ Bulbophyllum Bulb djumaense 1921 (De Wild.) De Wild.
Log in to Add a Comment

Featured Site Articles

Read Latest Articles

Growing with Orchids: 71 Articles by Ken Slump Added to ORCHIDS.ORG

Author is Sys Admin, posted 3 months ago The International Orchid Foundation is happy to announce the publishing of 71 articles written by Ken Slump, long time orchid grower and judge.  The content contains a weath of information, especia... Read More

Easy Orchids

Author is Ken Slump, posted 3 months ago Suggestions for Choosing Plants Requiring Minimal Care THIS SEEMS LIKE AN IDEAL TOPIC for an article. Many of us want to enjoy orchid flowers with a minimum of fuss and I have found that most ... Read More

Beginners Start Here

Author is Ken Slump, posted 6 months ago A 12-Step Plan for Becoming a Successful Orchid Grower IF YOU ARE NEW TO THE ORCHID hobby and perhaps feel you are not enjoying the success with your plants that you had hoped for, read throug... Read More

Flower Boosters

Author is Roy Tokunaga, posted 7 months ago Flower Boosters  Florida 2018 by Roy Tokunaga   Email:  [email protected]   Definition:  Anything that will empower my Orchid to spike more reliably with maximum flowers.   It can be cultu... Read More

  Announcements

  1. Growing with Orchids: 71 Articles by Ken Slump Added to ORCHIDS.ORG

New Topics

  1. Pam Alexander asked question How to repot a Mattie Shave in category General Discussion
  2. Rae Walker asked question Name help in category General Discussion
  3. John Small asked question Schomburgkia, species or hybrid in category General Discussion
  4. Robert H. Findlay asked question Help with ID of this Eria sp. in category General Discussion
  5. Osura Mindula Gunasena asked question Help to Identify the Id of this Vanda in category General Discussion

New Comments

  1. Frank Cambas commented on member plant Zns. Cynosure var. Blue birds by Ben MG
  2. Robert H. Findlay commented on topic "Lady Bug or dangerous bug" by John Small
  3. Robert H. Findlay commented on topic "Help with ID of this Eria sp." by Robert H. Findlay
  4. Carol Holdren commented on topic "Name help" by Rae Walker
  5. Carol Holdren commented on member plant Dtps. Younghome Little Spirit by Heather A
  6. Sara D commented on member plant Den. Green Mist by Sara D
  7. Sara D commented on member plant Phal. bellina var. Coerulea by Sara D
  8. Sara D commented on member plant Pot. Marie Yellow Bird var. Love Love by Sara D
  9. Carol Holdren commented on topic "Help to Identify the Id of this Vanda" by Osura Mindula Gunasena
  10. Carol Holdren commented on topic "Care for Myl Quest Fanguito " by Maricarmen Ferreira
  11. Roberto Lizama commented on topic "Help to idenficate this orchid" by Roberto Lizama
  12. Mark Ashworth commented on topic "Orchid species search" by Mark Ashworth
  13. Debbie Chase commented on topic "Head on Shot to be Identified" by Debbie Chase
  14. Carol Holdren commented on member plant Phal. Liu's Cute Angel by Mo Chen
  15. Mo Chen commented on member plant Holc. flavescens by Mo Chen
  16. Carol Holdren commented on topic "Identify Orchid" by Debbie Chase
  17. Nilda Vega commented on member plant Bct. Roman Holiday 'Hamlyn' by Terence Kew
  18. Clint Dalrymple commented on member plant Pnr. graminifolia by Clint Dalrymple
  19. Carol Holdren commented on member plant Rth. Beau's Golden Touch 'Touch of Class' by Robert Rand
  20. Robert H. Findlay commented on member plant B. nodosa 'Remar x Mas Mejor' by John Small