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Bulbo blumei

This is a discussion on Bulbo blumei within the **NOT IN BLOOM** All Genera forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; I haven't had this for very long. Got it back in February as a B-day ...

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    I haven't had this for very long. Got it back in February as a B-day gift. Is this the way it is supposed to grow or is it on steroids? It must have at least a dozen or more new pseudo bulbs... 'cause I can't believe all of these little guys are flower spikes!






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    Looks good and healthy and is putting out new leads like crazy. Several of my bulbos are doing the same thing. Think of all the flowers you will have when it blooms.

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    So this is true for this species but many of my other Bulbos put out maybe one or two new pseudo bulbs.... I take it each species is different in the number of new growths it may send up????

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    Yes I have some singles and some as many as 4 leads.

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    That is one very happy plant! Keep up the good work!!!

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    Nice growing!!

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