Cirrhopetalum roxburghii

Cirrhopetalum roxburghii - Flower photo by Richard LindbergCirrhopetalum roxburghii - Flower photo by Richard LindbergCirrhopetalum roxburghii - 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 roxburghii grows in the Ghanges delta. It is warm to hot growing, low light, even watering and feeding throughout the year.

07/12/2008 - Added to collection.

TRIBE: Dendrobieae     SUBTRIBE: Bulbophyllinae