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.

Results 1 to 9 of 9

Bulbophyllum echinolabium species from Boreno and Sulawesi

This is a discussion on Bulbophyllum echinolabium species from Boreno and Sulawesi within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; This bulbophyllum orchid is in bloom for the second time this year. The bloom is ...

Click here to increase the font size Click here to reduce the font size
  1. #1
    Brutal_Dreamer's Avatar
    Brutal_Dreamer is online now 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 echinolabium species from Boreno and Sulawesi

    This bulbophyllum orchid is in bloom for the second time this year. The bloom is a few weeks old. I was just now able to get a few photos. I love the deep red velvet center on this bulbo orchid.

    Bulbophyllum echinolabium

    Name:  1.jpg
Views: 584
Size:  88.8 KB

    Name:  2.jpg
Views: 357
Size:  88.1 KB


    cheers,
    BD

  2. #2
    madphrag's Avatar
    madphrag is offline Senior Member
    Real Name
    Mitch
    My Grow Area
    Under Lights
    Favorite Orchid(s)
    Phrags and Paphs
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Location
    St. Louis, MO
    Posts
    241
    Member's Country Flag

    Default

    Nice one, Bruce. I have this one but haven't had it long enough for it to bloom. Have you gotten up the nerve to take a whiff of it yet?

  3. #3
    Brutal_Dreamer's Avatar
    Brutal_Dreamer is online now 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 madphrag View Post
    Nice one, Bruce. I have this one but haven't had it long enough for it to bloom. Have you gotten up the nerve to take a whiff of it yet?
    Someone asked me last time it bloomed if it was a stinker - it is! LOL

    Cheers,
    BD

  4. #4
    orchidsal's Avatar
    orchidsal is offline Senior Member
    Real Name
    AL
    My Grow Area
    Greenhouse
    Favorite Orchid(s)
    Vandaceous Types
    Join Date
    Oct 2010
    Gender
    Male
    Location
    New Mexico
    Posts
    3,776
    Member's Country Flag

    Default

    Definitely a treat for the eyes and nose. Nice growing Bruce.

  5. #5
    mazlani's Avatar
    mazlani is offline Senior Member
    Real Name
    mazlan
    My Grow Area
    Outside 24/7.
    Favorite Orchid(s)
    bulbophyllum
    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Gender
    Male
    Location
    Selangor, Malaysia
    Posts
    2,869
    Member's Country Flag

    Default

    Like the soothing pink colour. Nice growing BD.

  6. #6
    walingwaling's Avatar
    walingwaling is offline Senior Member
    Real Name
    Ron
    Favorite Orchid(s)
    Bulbophyllum, native orchids
    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Gender
    Male
    Location
    Tacloban city, Leyte
    Posts
    6,064
    Member's Country Flag

    Default

    wow, really a few weeks?
    well done bruce!

  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

    Another bulbo I have always admired but the plant gets too big for my limited space.

  8. #8
    Brutal_Dreamer's Avatar
    Brutal_Dreamer is online now 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 for the nice comments.

    Quote Originally Posted by walingwaling View Post
    wow, really a few weeks?
    well done bruce!
    Yes, Ron, you can see it is starting to turn yellow and die. Notice the lower petals. I wanted to photograph it sooner, but never got out there with the camera.

    Cheers,
    BD

  9. #9
    Paph's Avatar
    Paph is offline Senior Member
    Real Name
    Branka
    My Grow Area
    Under Lights.
    Favorite Orchid(s)
    Small species...
    Join Date
    Feb 2008
    Location
    Slovenia
    Posts
    1,884
    Member's Country Flag

    Default

    Pretty! Such a wonderful color!

Similar Threads

  1. Bulbophyllum echinolabium
    By wecan in forum Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM
    Replies: 27
    Last Post: July 1st, 2016, 12:42 AM
  2. Bulbophyllum echinolabium X Bulbophyllum putidum
    By siaogu in forum Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: February 13th, 2011, 02:21 PM
  3. Bulbophyllum echinolabium X Bulbophyllum rothschildianum
    By siaogu in forum Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: October 31st, 2010, 01:30 AM
  4. Bulbophyllum echinolabium X Bulbophyllum longissimum
    By siaogu in forum Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM
    Replies: 15
    Last Post: October 25th, 2010, 11:39 AM
  5. Bulbophyllum echinolabium
    By yeahyeah in forum Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM
    Replies: 13
    Last Post: April 5th, 2009, 09:49 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.