Bulbophyllum echinolabium 'Golden Gate' x self

Bulbophyllum echinolabium 'Golden Gate' x self - Flower photo by Richard LindbergBulbophyllum echinolabium 'Golden Gate' x self - Flower photo by Richard LindbergBulbophyllum echinolabium 'Golden Gate' x self - Plant photo by Richard LindbergThe genus Bulbophyllum (Bulb) contains 1500 species found in all tropical areas on earth.

Bulbophyllum echinolabium grows in Borneo. It is warm to hot growing and likes high humidity and frequent watering. It is unpleasantly fragrant and blooms in spring and summer.

This plant is in sphagnum over peanuts in a 3 1/2-inch plastic pot. There are three pseudobulbs and the plant stands 11 inches above the pot.

07/14/2011 - New division.

TRIBE: Dendrobieae     SUBTRIBE: Bulbophyllinae