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Established Seedlings of
Bulbophyllum cupreum 'Mounted Plant' -spontaneous
 
 
 
 
Number: TN8835
Name: Bulbophyllum cupreum 'Mounted Plant' -spontaneous
Type: spontaneous    (What's that?)
Seed Donor: Dr Sarah Pratt, Timbucktoo Orchids
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Culture Notes from Donor: Parent plant: Temperature range Warm-Intermediate 87-64°F. Typical bulbophyllum culture. Mounted on a wooden flat.
 
Comments: Parent plant: Small plant.
 
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 77°F, nights 68°F; best fit is Intermediate 83-60°F (Source: Baker's Web OSC)
For Species:   Winter: days average 83°F, nights 60°F; best fit is Intermediate 83-60°F (Source: Baker's Web OSC)

About the name...
Etymology of Bulbophyllum   From Greek "bolbos" bulb; "phyllon" leaf. (Source: Pridgeon 1992)
Etymology of cupreum   From Latin "cupreus" copper-colored. (Source: Mayr & Schmucker 1998)
Pronunciation of Bulbophyllum   bul-bo-FILL-um (Source: Pridgeon 1992)
Pronunciation of cupreum   KOO-pree-um (Source: Hawkes 1978)
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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 12 items with 1 to 4 plants per item (1 is a compot) 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: Myanmar (formerly Burma). This orchid was said to come from the Tenasserim region, but no other details were reported. Consequently, the following climate table and cultural suggestions are based on a wild guess on our part and should be used with extreme caution.
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