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Bublo saltatorium

This is a discussion on Bublo saltatorium within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; love the labellum with the fine, fluffy and very mobile hairs. This is an African ...

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    love the labellum with the fine, fluffy and very mobile hairs. This is an African species from countries bordering the Atlantic, just north of the equator.


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    Beautiful! Judi

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    That is nice and fluffy! How I love red orchids! (Well, I guess I also love blue orchids, green orchids, yellow orchids,and, and, and......)

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    Nice picture Ron, love the dark red. Which reminds me, must buy dark red chid...

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    That is a great color...does it smell good too?
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    That's a fantastic rich colour, and you can almost feel that texture - what a great photo!

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    Very cool with the deeply fringed, dare I say it too, 'fluffy' labellum. As for the colour, talk about intense! So the question that begs to be answered... is it a stinky (for an extra 15 points! )

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    How very cool! How big are the flowers? the plant?

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    I didn't detect a fragrance...The p-bulbs are about 3 cm tall and fairly close together. Leaves about 10 cm tall. Individual flower about 2 cm wide. You can see the p-bulbs in this photo

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