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Established Seedlings of
Bulbophyllum ambrosia 'NFB' × self
 
 
 
 
Number: TN5942
Name: Bulbophyllum ambrosia 'NFB' × self
Type: self    (What's that?)
Seed Donor: Dale Borders
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Pod Parent Flower
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Pod Parent Plant
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Pod Parent Flower, Side View
 
 
Culture Notes from Donor: Parent plant: Temperature range I (60-83°F)
 
For additional origin/habitat information supplied courtesy of Charles and Margaret Baker, see further below, near the bottom of this page.

Temperatures we attempt to use in the lab & greenhouse:
For Species:   Spring, Summer, Autumn: days average 85°F, nights 70°F; best fit is Warm-Intermediate 87-64°F (Source: Baker's Web OSC)
For Species:   Winter: days average 62°F, nights 46°F; best fit is Cool-Cold 64-44°F (Source: Baker's Web OSC)

About the name...
Etymology of Bulbophyllum   From Greek "bolbos" bulb; "phyllon" leaf. (Source: Pridgeon 1992)
Pronunciation of Bulbophyllum   bul-bo-FILL-um (Source: Pridgeon 1992)
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ESTABLISHED SEEDLINGS of these are not currently available, but we have some maturing in the greenhouse and expect to offer them in the future. There are 2 items with 1 plant per item that will be considered for sale later.

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The origin/habitat information below is supplied courtesy of Charles and Margaret Baker

The following information is based on the name of the plant provided by the donor, and assumes that the name is correct. If the plant has been misidentified, then the following information may not be correct.
This text is copyrighted by the Bakers and may not be reproduced without permission.

ORIGIN/HABITAT: China and Vietnam. A rather common creeping epiphytic or lithophytic herb found in the Cao Bang District in northern Vietnam. Plants grow in mossy, primary and secondary, evergreen and semideciduous, broad-leaved, mixed, and coniferous forests which are growing on weathered limestone at 1650-2300 ft. (500-700 m). Plants are reported to be locally abundant, especially along ridge tops. In China, plants are found in the provinces of Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, and southern Yunnan where they grow on tree trunks in mountain forests at elevations up to 4250 ft. (1300 m).
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