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Bulbophyllum thiurum

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    I can't claim any credit for this one because I bought it in buds last week.

    If anyone here has grown this species for awhile, I will love to hear how he/she grows it. TIA
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    wowza, very funky looking, congrats tom!

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    nice buy Tom...

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    Difficult to grow Tom,although it's come from South East Asia I would considered this species very tough, maybe your place could be ok. Blooming several time in my hand. Good luck.

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    Thanks.

    Zainal, Do you grow yours in pot or on mount? Constant moist or slightly dry out? Light level? temperature range?

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    very nice.Im not so lucky as u guys

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    Do you grow yours in pot or on mount? Constant moist or slightly dry out? Light level? temperature range?
    Hi Tom I attached to the mango tree right now can see the roots begin to grasp to the surrounding. I spray the water twice a day by noon totally become dry and need to spray another round.
    Light level is very high especially in the afternoon I would say about 50%even under the mango tree.
    Temperature afternoon may reach 34 to 36 degree Celsius and night time hardly down to 23 degree Celsius. Good luck .
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    Cool -weird bulbo orchid you have there, Tom. Thanks Zain for telling us how to grow this one too.

    Cheers,
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    Thanks, Zain.

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