Bulbophyllum maximum

 
        

Species/Hybrid
Species 
Tribe/Family
Bulbophyllum 
Parentage
 
Size
Flowering Size 
Code
S348 
Price
R 150,00 

ORIGIN/HABITAT: Africa.
Angola, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Ivory Coast Kenya, Liberia, Malawi, Mozambique, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Tanzania, Uganda, Zaire, Zambia, and Zimbabwe. In Kenya, plants are found in forests of all coastal districts, on Maungu hill, and near Nairobi at Thika. Plants usually grow on trees but are occasionally found on rocks. They grow in open woodlands as well as in coastal forests and forests along rivers at elevations from near sea level to near 4900 ft. (0-1500 m). -- Source: Charles Baker

Bulbophyllum - With nearly 2000 species this is one of the largest genera in the orchid family with a widespread distribution. They grow well in high humidity, moderate warmth and some shade - good light is needed for flowering.  

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