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Bulbo Kalimpong 'White River'

This is a discussion on Bulbo Kalimpong 'White River' within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; I just acquired this & am quite taken with it. Since it was in bud ...

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    Default Bulbo Kalimpong 'White River'

    I just acquired this & am quite taken with it. Since it was in bud when I got it, I can't consider the blooms "earned", but hopefully it will bloom again for me in the future, and I can take credit then!!!
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    What a cutie!

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    That's a nice bloom. Love bulbo's.
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    Interesting cross. Looks like it has lasiochilum in it..?

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    Quote Originally Posted by paphioboy View Post
    Interesting cross. Looks like it has lasiochilum in it..?
    I was thinking the same thing.

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    Quote Originally Posted by paphioboy View Post
    Interesting cross. Looks like it has lasiochilum in it..?
    I would have thought so too. But it says not...it is a primary cross: Bulbophyllum Kalimpong (Bulb. guttulatum x Bulb. ornatissimum)

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    Wow...I like the purple lip! Very cool flower.

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    thanks Kathi. That explains it. It definitely has the shape of guttulatum, but with longer 'tails'..

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