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Bulbophyllum Louis Sander

This is a discussion on Bulbophyllum Louis Sander within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; This is a division from a friend and the 1st flower for me. As it ...

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    Default Bulbophyllum Louis Sander

    This is a division from a friend and the 1st flower for me. As it ages, there should be multiple cluster flowers much like Cirr Elizabeth Ann. The lip is hinged and rocks back and forth... kinda neat!






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    Interestingly strange shape to the flower. How big is it?

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    WOW, incredible sepals. Great bloom Howard, and on a 3 bulb division. Unfortunately the Bulbo. family has something against me.

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    Very nice, Howard. Definitely reminds me of ornatissimum

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    It looks like a little person sitting on the edge of your pot! Very unique! I love it!

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    That is nice!!

    Cheers,
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    Quote Originally Posted by nicki View Post
    Interestingly strange shape to the flower. How big is it?
    It is about 3/4" across and about 1 1/4" for the height of the main body with tails extending about 4 1/2"

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bikerdoc5968 View Post
    It is about 3/4" across and about 1 1/4" for the height of the main body with tails extending about 4 1/2"
    Thanks. Neat!

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    What an awesome orchid. Such long sepals....

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