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Bulbophyllum lemniscatoides

This is a discussion on Bulbophyllum lemniscatoides within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; This species is native to Java, Sumatra, Thailand and Vietnam. It is found at about ...

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    Default Bulbophyllum lemniscatoides

    This species is native to Java, Sumatra, Thailand and Vietnam. It is found at about 1500m above sea level.

    The pseudobulbs are 2 cm tall and the two leaves about 10cm long. The plant is normally deciduous or semi deciduous when flowering.

    The raceme is 4-5cm long and carries 20-30 flowers, each 2-3mm wide. The mobile appendages are 5-6mm long. Intermediate conditions.

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    Very curious! Beautiful!

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    What an incredibly cool flower and floral display! Thank you for posting this , Thomas. I had never seen this species before!

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    From a bulbo enthusiast point of view, that plant is to die for....

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    My gosh, that is a cool orchid bloom. How unusual!! Very nice.

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    Ooo! I love this! The flowers are so strange and the plant looks great on that mossy mount!
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    That is WAY COOL!!!

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    Oh, this is just too cool! Brought a big smile to my face to see it!

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    So very unusual Thank you for sharing it

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    Nice photos, Thomas. It is a nice species but I must say it looks much better on photo.

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