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Forum: Miscellaneous & Other Genera 10-11-2020, 07:58 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,618
Posted By Bulbopedilum
Personally I dig up mine mostly because I want to...

Personally I dig up mine mostly because I want to look at the tubers :biggrin:. However, for me it also helps quite a bit with storage. If I leave them outside in their pots, I risk something bad...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 10-01-2020, 06:53 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,325
Posted By Bulbopedilum
Right before this whole quarantine thing earlier...

Right before this whole quarantine thing earlier this year, I remember seeing quite a few of these doing the same thing, mostly beside roads and in those little areas in the middle of the road that...
Forum: Orchid Lounge 09-27-2020, 11:22 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 823
Posted By Bulbopedilum
Gee, that last condition (the humidity) makes it...

Gee, that last condition (the humidity) makes it hard! Not sure where I can find humidity tolerance information for specific species, and all the species I have in my head probably favor high...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 09-09-2020, 09:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 410
Posted By Bulbopedilum
The rain season, because that's when all the...

The rain season, because that's when all the native plants, and especially tubers, wake up and grow / bloom! :D

However, I'll echo the words of Roberta; as my climate is hot and humid year-round...
Forum: Orchids in Bloom 09-05-2020, 10:18 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 720
Posted By Bulbopedilum
I can't say for certain for this species, mine...

I can't say for certain for this species, mine was pollinated by some flies the day it was fully open so it dropped the flowers and made a seed pod (still green), but my other bulbos usually have...
Forum: Propagation 09-05-2020, 08:08 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,695
Posted By Bulbopedilum
2-month check-in. I see small orange balls. Not...

2-month check-in. I see small orange balls. Not sure what these are yet but it's hard to take a picture of them through the plastic. Seeds? Fungus on seeds?...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 09-05-2020, 06:15 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 803
Posted By Bulbopedilum
I want a Phal. Sweet Memory now, but I can't seem...

I want a Phal. Sweet Memory now, but I can't seem to find one here. OrchidRoots says it's made of P. amabilis, P. amboinensis, and P. violacea. I've heard that P. violacea is fragrant itself so I...
Forum: Orchids in Bloom 09-05-2020, 05:48 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 720
Posted By Bulbopedilum
Nice flowers! The Bulbophyllum biflorum looks...

Nice flowers! The Bulbophyllum biflorum looks like it has different coloration than mine, which was purple. What does it smell like? Mine smelled like a pungent watermelon and gave me a headache...
Forum: Miscellaneous & Other Genera 09-03-2020, 09:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 959
Posted By Bulbopedilum
I sort of doubt that the storage method is...

I sort of doubt that the storage method is affecting the sprouting here. I have some more tubers in similar storage and they are still dormant as expected. I haven't had a too good experience storing...
Forum: Miscellaneous & Other Genera 09-03-2020, 08:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 959
Posted By Bulbopedilum
Thanks Ray :) The dormancy process went like...

Thanks Ray :)

The dormancy process went like this: It starts with the leaves yellowing and eventually turning brown. The petiole will start to shrink soon after and the leaf will collapse. If I...
Forum: Miscellaneous & Other Genera 09-03-2020, 12:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 959
Posted By Bulbopedilum
I don't Understand Nervilia! (flowers!)

Well, so this starts when I got another Nervilia punctata earlier this year, since my last was killed by "mysterious Nervilia rot"...

It went well, and I unpotted 2 tubers at dormancy. Well,...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 09-02-2020, 05:09 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,093
Posted By Bulbopedilum
I'll be honest, I'm somewhat of a madman. I've...

I'll be honest, I'm somewhat of a madman. I've killed a bunch of orchids in the past (probably influenced by the fact that orchids are cheaper here, so I make more ambitious new species attempts more...
Forum: Bulbophyllum Alliance 08-27-2020, 06:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,014
Posted By Bulbopedilum
That's interesting to hear, very nice...

That's interesting to hear, very nice information. I've always assumed that in the dry season, deciduous plants lower their guard against fungus and bacteria because it is drier to save on energy....
Forum: Bulbophyllum Alliance 08-26-2020, 10:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,014
Posted By Bulbopedilum
Alright, sounds good, although I won't fertilize....

Alright, sounds good, although I won't fertilize. I don't plan on growing it with any live moss and the random moss that pops up over here is really small so I'm not worried.

It actually arrived...
Forum: Bulbophyllum Alliance 08-24-2020, 10:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,014
Posted By Bulbopedilum
Bulbophyllum moniliforme care

Hi all,
I've wanted the species Bulbophyllum moniliforme for a while now, and I saw it available from an online vendor a few days ago! So I just had to order it. It's due to arrive in a few days,...
Forum: Miscellaneous & Other Genera 08-19-2020, 07:43 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,657
Posted By Bulbopedilum
Down to one tuber. The tiny one is gone, only...

Down to one tuber.
The tiny one is gone, only its skin is left. It was fine yesterday as well, similar to what happened to the other one.

I'm very curious now as to what could cause this to...
Forum: Propagation 08-05-2020, 07:46 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,695
Posted By Bulbopedilum
So are the seeds goners? Should I just throw it...

So are the seeds goners? Should I just throw it away?

Sorry, probably stupid questions.
Forum: Propagation 08-05-2020, 03:57 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,695
Posted By Bulbopedilum
It has been 1 month since sowing the seeds. I...

It has been 1 month since sowing the seeds. I decided ti check on it. I saw these white filaments everywhere, but mostly on the cardboard. Is this mold, and I have failed? Mycelia the seeds will use?...
Forum: Orchid Lounge 07-30-2020, 11:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 770
Posted By Bulbopedilum
Here's another that came off. The plant hasn't...

Here's another that came off. The plant hasn't fully detached from all the tubers yet, but this one came off. It's surprisingly long.
https://i.ibb.co/8YhQWSR/IMG20200731091725.jpg...
Forum: Orchid Lounge 07-25-2020, 07:27 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 770
Posted By Bulbopedilum
Interesting to hear. Also thank you for the info...

Interesting to hear. Also thank you for the info on moisture content and air, Roberta.
Forum: Orchid Lounge 07-22-2020, 09:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 770
Posted By Bulbopedilum
My terrestrial mix is... moss. All terrestrials,...

My terrestrial mix is... moss. All terrestrials, are in the same thing. I haven't seen any major issues with it...

What is the problem with moss for you guys? Is it expensive? breaks down too...
Forum: Orchid Lounge 07-22-2020, 11:02 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 770
Posted By Bulbopedilum
You should try them some time, nice flowers, easy...

You should try them some time, nice flowers, easy to propagate, and for me so far, easy to grow :biggrin:
Plus, you only have to water them for half the year, so you're saving on water!


I...
Forum: Orchid Lounge 07-22-2020, 05:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 770
Posted By Bulbopedilum
Tuber Harvest

One of my favorite things about orchids with tubers, it's very satisfying to dump out the pot and then search for the tubers and then see how big they've gotten.

One of my Pecteilis susannae has...
Forum: Propagation 07-20-2020, 04:37 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 494
Posted By Bulbopedilum
Wow, that's pretty weird to look at. Nice looking...

Wow, that's pretty weird to look at. Nice looking flower too, what is the cross?

I wonder if this happens in nature as well?
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 07-19-2020, 03:02 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 263
Posted By Bulbopedilum
Moss Identification

I have a pot with moss that I'm trying to grow, and there are some mosses I have no ID on at all.
Pics:
This first one actually showed up by itself, I didn't put it there....
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