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Bulbophyllum cephalophorum

This is a discussion on Bulbophyllum cephalophorum within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; I am not 100% sure of the identification, because the blooms are above appear prettier ...

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    Default Bulbophyllum cephalophorum





    I am not 100% sure of the identification, because the blooms are above appear prettier than the illustrations in the guidebooks, lol...

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    This is definitely a weird one, but in a very cool kind of way!

    For reference, how tall is the leaf in the second photo, above the p-bulb?

    Julie

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    Cool. Love the orange tips... I'll bet BD thinks it looks like an alien!!!

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    Very beautiful sp. This one incites me to begin with Bulbo !

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    I would love to see a time lapse movie of these flowers; I'll bet all the little petals wave around and clutch like fingers on tiny hands. Or maybe I have a big imagination....

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    Ohh, that is too cool!!! Nice one!! I love your Cirrohpetalum too!!!

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