Cirrhopetalum frostii

Cirrhopetalum frostii - Plant photo by Richard LindbergThe genus Cirrhopetalum (Cirr) contains 150 species growing in Asia east of India on to the Pacific islands. This group was separated from Bulbophylum. Grow these in a wood basket or treefern fiber.

Cirrhopetalum frostii grows in Vietnam in lowland forests. It is cool to hot growing and is fragrant.

03/27/2009 - Repotted into pea gravel. A little too dry.

05/18/2008 - Added to collection.

TRIBE: Dendrobieae     SUBTRIBE: Bulbophyllinae