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Bulbo mirum

This is a discussion on Bulbo mirum within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; This is one of my favorite smaller species. The 1" fragrant flowers appear in pairs ...

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    Default Bulbo mirum

    This is one of my favorite smaller species. The 1" fragrant flowers appear in pairs on the short spikes.




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    Beautiful!
    Does this one have a nice fragrance?
    I love bulbos, I need to get one of these!

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    yes a pleasent fragrance

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    That is awesome!! I love the shape of th one. And a pleasant fragrance? NICE!

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    Adorable blooms, I love the shape and the color. They remind me of 18th century women's shoes.
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    Have you been hanging out at the Costume Institute, at the Met, again??

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    Adorable blooms, I love the shape and the color. They remind me of 18th century women's shoes.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ron-NY View Post
    Have you been hanging out at the Costume Institute, at the Met, again??
    HAHAHA ... no but close! I am reading a book that takes place in 18th century France ... That's how my crazy mind made the association, I guess ...

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    LOL, ok I'll let you get away with that reasoning this time

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    VERY sweet bloom, Ron! If only I could get bulb culture down ....

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    Paul, there seems to be multi cultures to deal with. I have some in shade and others in Catt light. Some are mounted on cork others in Sphag or bark mix. Many are on treefern mounts or in treefern pots. I even have one that is deciduous.

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