Bulbophyllum auratum “Yellow”

$16.00

Dragon courier (UPS) Estimated Delivery Date: Friday 26. July - Wednesday 31. July

5 in stock

Description

Bulbophyllum auratum “Yellow”

Quantity: 1 Set Blooming size 3-5 Bulb Growth on Pot 1″

Bulbophyllum auratum: Plant information

Bulbophyllum auratum is a stunning orchid species native to Southeast Asia, specifically Thailand, Malaysia, Borneo, Sumatra, and the Philippines. It is known for its delicate golden flowers that are produced on long, slender inflorescences.

Plant characteristics:

  • Growth habit: Epiphytic, often found growing on mangrove trees.
  • Blooming season: Summer and fall.
  • Flower color: Golden yellow, sometimes with red or purple markings.
  • Flower size: Approximately 1–2 cm long.
  • Inflorescence length: Up to 30 cm long.
  • Plant size: Miniature to small, with pseudobulbs up to 5 cm tall.
  • Leaves: Narrow, lance-shaped, and up to 15 cm long.

How to Care Bulbophyllum auratum

  • Light: Partial shade.
  • Temperature: Warm to cool, with temperatures ranging from 15°C to 30°C (59°F to 86°F).
  • Humidity: High, with a minimum of 60%.
  • Watering: Water regularly during the growing season, allowing the potting medium to dry slightly between waterings. Reduce watering during the winter months.
  • Fertilizing: Fertilize monthly with a balanced orchid fertilizer during the growing season.
  • Potting: Use a well-draining potting medium, such as orchid bark or sphagnum moss.
  • Repotting: Repot every 2-3 years, or when the plant outgrows its pot.

 

Additional information

Weight 0.100 kg
Dimensions 5 × 5 × 20 cm