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Who can identify this WILD Orchid?

This is a discussion on Who can identify this WILD Orchid? within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; This wild orchid in bloom now (length about 2.5") is readily found in Southern Thailand ...

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    Default Who can identify this WILD Orchid?

    This wild orchid in bloom now (length about 2.5") is readily found in Southern Thailand growing on rubber trees.
    Can someone identify it please? Thanks.

    Michael
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    Bulbophyllum lilacinum

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    Many thanks for that quick response!

    Michael

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    Better wait for more responses before you conclude I might just be wrong.

    Cheers
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    It is Bulbo. orientale.

    Bulbo. lilacinum has different pbulb and flower.

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    See, i said I might be wrong

    Vincent

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    very showy!
    thanks tom for the id.

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    That is a nice bulbo. There are many bulbos like this that looks very similar to the untrained eyes. Congrats for the ID.

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    Beautiful orchid. Thanks for the ID Tom.

    Cheers,
    BD

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