Bulbophyllum violaceum

Family Orchidaceae
Subfamily Epidendroideae
Tribe Podochilaeae (also placed in Dendrobieae)
Subtribe Bulbophyllinae
Scientific name Bulbophyllum violaceum (Blume) Lindley
Synonyms Diphyes violacea Blume; Phyllorchis violacea (Blume) Kuntze
Distribution Indonesia
Reference Bulbophyllum violaceum (Blume) Lindl. 1830
Bulbophyllum violaceum Lindl.
Note Photo below is that of an orchid which was cultivated by Madame Junko Nishibori and displayed at the Orchid Show 2009 in Kyoto Takashimaya (Kyoto City, Japan).

February 2009
at Kyoto Takashimaya