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Bulbophyllum tenuifolium

This is a discussion on Bulbophyllum tenuifolium within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Blooms about one cm. across. Open only for a few hours in the early morning; ...

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    Default Bulbophyllum tenuifolium

    Blooms about one cm. across. Open only for a few hours in the early morning; by noontime it is fully closed.




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    Strange-cool bloom. Thanks for the photos.

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    Amazing pictures! Thanks!

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    Good timing to capture such a short-lived bloom! Is that the quickest bloom to fade, in your collection, Neson?

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    Default Lasts for two to three mornings.

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    Good timing to capture such a short-lived bloom! Is that the quickest bloom to fade, in your collection, Neson?

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    About the same as Bulbophyllum catenulatum.

    Dendrobium polytrichum is gone in one day as well as some Thrixpermum, Flickingeria fimbiata, and Pteroceras.

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    I believe you also have some Erias. My Eria bractescens only lasts for 2-3 days. It's funny because it goes from no sign of a spike to full bloom in about that same time.

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