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Bulbophyllum rothschildianum

Bulbophyllum rothschildianum

Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Order: Asparagales
Family:Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Podochilaeae
SubTribe: Bulbophyllinae
Genus: Bulbophyllum
Species: Bulb. rothschildianum
Alliance:
Binomial name
Bulbophyllum rothschildianum
O'Brien 1912


Bulbophyllum rothschildianum is a species in the genus Bulbophyllum

DescriptionEdit

Plants blooms from spring to fall with 2.5 cm wide flowers and 17 cm long.

DistributionEdit

Plants are found in the lowland forest of North Eastern India and Assam growing on trees at elevations of 0 to 300 meters.

CultureEdit

Keep plant in cool to warm temperatures. Keep moist in summer seasons and do not allow mix to dry, in winter keep the mix slight dry and reduce watering. Keep good air movement to avoid fungal growth. Keep plants in shade. Pot plants in sphagnum moss, fine bark, or mounted.

VarietiesEdit

ImageNameDescription
Bulb rothschildianum Bulbophyllum rothschildianum variant red sepals and petals are yellow and striped. Lip is red
Bulb rothschildianum 'Haverhill' Bulbophyllum rothschildianum 'Haverhill' red and spotted sepals and petals are yellow and striped. Lip is purple

NamingEdit

Common Names: Rothschild's Bulbophyylum

SynonymsEdit

  1. Cirrhopetalum rothschildianum O'Brien 1895

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