The One Thousand and One Faces of Bulbophyllum


According to the Scented Orchid Registration at The Scents and Smells of Orchids ❀👃✾:
Bulbophyllum echinolabium smells like carrion, “a dead rat stuffed into a dead fish and left in the sun for 3 days”, or “a soiled baby diaper pulled up out of a pile of rotting fish”.

Bulbophyllum serratotruncatum

Posted by Juan Carlos Espinosa on Saturday, December 19, 2015



Bulbophyllum nigrescens

Posted by Juan Carlos Espinosa on Thursday, June 12, 2014

Posted by Juan Carlos Espinosa on Thursday, June 5, 2014

First bloom on a large division that has seen its share of abuse from my sloppy culture.

Posted by Juan Carlos Espinosa on Saturday, November 28, 2015

Second flowering this year, but only one spike. I finally figured out what it smells like: the aftertaste you get after you eat Durian.

Posted by Juan Carlos Espinosa on Sunday, October 12, 2014

The plant came without a definitive ID, just a tag with "yellow with red stripes" (Katai)." Katai Phrao Orchids, I…

Posted by Juan Carlos Espinosa on Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Bulbophyllum werneri Schltr.1913 SECTION Sestochilos [Breda] Benth & Hook.f. 1883.

Posted by Juan Carlos Espinosa on Saturday, November 21, 2015

Bulbophyllum fimbriatum

Posted by Sanjeev Dharwal on Wednesday, March 19, 2014

2 thoughts on “The One Thousand and One Faces of Bulbophyllum

  1. Pingback: Unusually Beautiful Bulbophyllums Shared in the Queensland Orchid Society Facebook Page | ✿❀ Queensland Orchid Society ❀✿

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