Bulbophyllum-stockeri-2017-09-05***Identity confirmed by SITF (July 2018)***

Judging Center: FNC - Tampa

Award Number: 20172306

Award Date: August 23, 2017

Awarded As: Bulbophyllum stockeri

At the Florida North Central Judging Center, Tampa judging on August 23, 2017, the following award was Provisionally granted and needs species identification:

2017 2306 Bulb. stockeri ‘Peter’ CHM 83
Owner: Natalia Simkins

One well-formed, non-resupinate flower and one bud on two 3.2cm green inflorescences; plant 15.0 cm long; grown in an 11cm bulb pot filled with sphagnum moss, central PVC pipe wrapped in coconut husk fiber; leaves 3.5cm x 6.1cm, elliptical, rugose; rhizome creeping, 1.8cm long, pilose; flowers full-shaped, base color chartreuse, heavily spotted and tessellated oxblood, basally and apically coalesced; dorsal sepal lanceolate, hooded; lateral sepals broadly lanceolate, proximal inferior margin has apparent chartreuse blush; petals acute, lanceolate, held slightly forward; lip articulate, tongue shaped, red-brown; column chartreuse, striated oxblood, anther cap black; substance firm, texture waxy; native to Papua New Guinea, has breeding potential.

Note supplied with plant: Plant was purchased in Jan 2014, as Bulb. tortum, red, Papua New Guinea, Ron McHatton saw pictures and suggested the name of Bulb. stockeri.

Natural spread 3.0 horiz., 2.0 vert.
Dorsal sepal 0.7 horiz., 1.8 vert.
Petal: 0.6 horiz., 1.5 vert.
Lateral Sepal: 1.0 horiz., 1.6 vert.
Lip: 0.3 horiz., 0.5 vert.

Photos are attached

Please let me know if you need any other information for your determination.

Thank you,
Patricia Cartwright,


Bulbophyllum stockeri J.J.Verm., Nordic J. Bot. 26: 193 (2008).
This name is accepted.
Distribution: Papua New Guinea




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