Bulbophyllum lilacinum


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Bulbophyllum lilacinum

Quantity: 1 set = 3-4 Bulb



The Bulbophyllum lilacinum Orchid is a captivating orchid species native to northern peninsular Malaysia and Thailand. This medium-sized orchid thrives in warm to cool conditions and typically grows as an epiphyte. Its unique characteristics make it an excellent addition to any orchid collection.

Orchid information:

Flower Size: 1/4″ (6 mm)
Growth Habit: Epiphytic
Pseudobulbs: Narrowly ovoid, slightly 4-angled, smooth, with approximately 5″ (12.7 cm) spacing between them
Leaves: Single, apical, fleshy, oblong, apically shortly blunt-pointed, with the base narrowing to a short petiole
Inflorescence: 2 to 4″ (5 to 10 cm) long, enveloped by a few large sheaths
Flowering Season: Fall
Flowering Stalk (Rhachis): Drooping, densely many-flowered, approximately 6″ (15 cm) long
Flower Characteristics: Flowers do not open widely
Cultivation Requirements:
To successfully cultivate the Bulbophyllum lilacinum Orchid, follow these care guidelines:

Mounting: This orchid thrives when mounted on a tree fern substrate.
Light: Provide partial shade to protect it from direct sunlight.
Humidity: Maintain high humidity levels to mimic its natural habitat.
Watering: Ensure regular watering to keep the orchid well-hydrated.
Fertilization: Apply regular fertilizer to promote healthy growth and flowering.
With its exquisite flowers and unique growth habits, the Bulbophyllum lilacinum Orchid is a stunning addition to any orchid enthusiast’s collection.



Additional information

Weight 0.25 kg
Dimensions 11 × 20 × 6 cm