Shop Orchid Care OrchidTalk Orchid Forum Weather Station Links Nursery

Welcome to OrchidTalk Orchid Forums


The Friendliest Orchid Community on the Internet!


  •  » Learn to Repot your Orchids
  •  » Learn Orchid Care Tips and Secrets
  •  » Find the perfect Orchid for your Growing Environment
  •  » Chat with Orchid Growing Professionals

OrchidTalk - "Bringing People Together to Grow Orchids Better!"


Let us help you grow your Orchids better; Join our community today.


YES! I want to register an account for free right now!


Register or Login now to remove this advertisement.

Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 13

Bulbophyllum patens 'Gin'

This is a discussion on Bulbophyllum patens 'Gin' within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; This cute bulbo orchid is another one that I got as a gift / trade ...

Click here to increase the font size Click here to reduce the font size
  1. #1
    Brutal_Dreamer's Avatar
    Brutal_Dreamer is offline Dreaming with my eyes open...
    Real Name
    Bruce Brown
    My Grow Area
    Greenhouse
    Favorite Orchid(s)
    Cattleyas & Slippers
    Join Date
    Mar 2003
    Gender
    Male
    Location
    Arkansas
    Posts
    34,003
    Member's Country Flag
    Recipes
    15

    Talking Bulbophyllum patens 'Gin'

    This cute bulbo orchid is another one that I got as a gift / trade from Gin. This is the first time I have bloomed it, so I decided to call it 'Gin' It has a really unique bloom. I hope you enjoy it.

    Bulbophyllum patens 'Gin'

    Name:  1.jpg
Views: 1738
Size:  336.4 KB

    Name:  2.jpg
Views: 2046
Size:  401.6 KB

    Name:  3.jpg
Views: 1153
Size:  358.5 KB


    Cheers,
    BD

  2. #2
    tabobong's Avatar
    tabobong is offline Senior Member
    Real Name
    raul
    My Grow Area
    Outside 24/7.
    Favorite Orchid(s)
    vandas,catts,dends,paph,slipp
    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Location
    manila,philippines
    Posts
    302
    Member's Country Flag

    Default

    wow beautiful, congrats for the first bloom your doing a great job bruce, thanks for sharing.

  3. #3
    margo's Avatar
    margo is offline Senior Member
    Real Name
    Margarita
    My Grow Area
    Outside 24/7.
    Favorite Orchid(s)
    ALL
    Join Date
    Apr 2009
    Gender
    Female
    Location
    Oakland Park, FL
    Posts
    2,815
    Member's Country Flag

    Default

    It's very pretty, BD Congrats for blooming it. How long you had it for? I am liking them more and more...I should thik of getting me some...

  4. #4
    eaglssong's Avatar
    eaglssong is offline Senior Member
    Real Name
    Anne
    Favorite Orchid(s)
    All of them
    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Location
    Ft. Lauderdale, FL
    Posts
    976
    Member's Country Flag

    Default

    How pretty. Gin must be very proud of her namesake!!


  5. #5
    Brutal_Dreamer's Avatar
    Brutal_Dreamer is offline Dreaming with my eyes open...
    Real Name
    Bruce Brown
    My Grow Area
    Greenhouse
    Favorite Orchid(s)
    Cattleyas & Slippers
    Join Date
    Mar 2003
    Gender
    Male
    Location
    Arkansas
    Posts
    34,003
    Member's Country Flag

    Default

    Thanks everyone!

    Quote Originally Posted by margo View Post
    It's very pretty, BD Congrats for blooming it. How long you had it for? I am liking them more and more...I should thik of getting me some...
    Gin gave me this about a year ago. I believe it was a division and not a seedling.

    Cheers,
    BD

  6. #6
    Ron-NY is offline rothaholic
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Location
    Saratoga Co. New York
    Posts
    6,922

    Default

    nice, did you smell it?

  7. #7
    pavel's Avatar
    pavel is offline change is the only constant
    Favorite Orchid(s)
    whatever will bloom
    Join Date
    May 2005
    Location
    Michigan
    Posts
    8,643
    Member's Country Flag

    Default

    Hmmm, that really is different -- I don't believe I 've ever seen a bulbo flower like that one!

  8. #8
    Brutal_Dreamer's Avatar
    Brutal_Dreamer is offline Dreaming with my eyes open...
    Real Name
    Bruce Brown
    My Grow Area
    Greenhouse
    Favorite Orchid(s)
    Cattleyas & Slippers
    Join Date
    Mar 2003
    Gender
    Male
    Location
    Arkansas
    Posts
    34,003
    Member's Country Flag

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by Ron-NY View Post
    nice, did you smell it?
    No, I did not think about it, Ron. I will tomorrow. Is is supposed to be fragrant? (stinky?) lol I was just excited that it had bloomed; found it while we were watering today.

    Cheers,
    BD

  9. #9
    bench72's Avatar
    bench72 is offline Moderator
    Real Name
    Tim
    My Grow Area
    Porch/Patio.
    Favorite Orchid(s)
    Paphiopedilums
    Join Date
    Jan 2005
    Location
    Sydney, Australia
    Posts
    5,480
    Member's Country Flag

    Default

    very nice love the shape and colour... but it's upside down Ms Gin

  10. #10
    playtime8978's Avatar
    playtime8978 is offline Senior Member
    Real Name
    carrie
    My Grow Area
    Windowsill
    Favorite Orchid(s)
    all of them
    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Location
    Blackpool, Lancashire,UK
    Posts
    1,020
    Member's Country Flag

    Default

    Beautiful colourings and shape, My bulbo is actually growing which I am pleased about, yours is just amazing though and I hope it doesnt smell too bad

Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast

Similar Threads

  1. Bulbo patens
    By Ron-NY in forum Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: July 20th, 2008, 12:05 AM
  2. Bulbo patens
    By Ron-NY in forum Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: July 3rd, 2007, 11:17 PM
  3. Bulbophyllum
    By bench72 in forum Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: May 13th, 2006, 12:12 AM
  4. Help ID Bulbophyllum
    By tkt006 in forum General Orchid Culture
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: February 22nd, 2006, 03:55 PM
  5. Bulbophyllum tingabarinum ( Bulbophyllum miniatum )
    By Chian in forum Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM
    Replies: 10
    Last Post: September 17th, 2005, 01:19 PM

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
OrchidTalk --An Orchid Growers Discussion Forum brought to you by River Valley Orchidworks. A World Community where orchid beginners and experts talk about orchids and share tips on their care, cultivation, and propagation.