Bulbophyllum treschii

Bulbophyllum treschii

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Bulbophyllum treschii, Jenny, 2012 is accepted species by WCSP, Kew. This is relatively new Bulbophyllum species, just recognized in 2012. Bulbophyllum treschii found in Malaysia at elevation of 1000 to 1500 meters as a miniature sized, cool growing epiphyle.


Previous Awards:

There are just a two AOS awards for this species - Bulbophyllum treschii 'Cosmos' AM/AOS (80 points) in 2019 and Bulbophyllum treschii 'Swamprad' CHM/AOS (81 points) in 2014.


Description:

Bulbophyllum treschii has 4 flowers on one inflorescence.


Flower Measurements:

NS H - 0.8 cm; NS V -19.5 cm;

Dorsal Sep. W - 0.8 cm; Dorsal Sep. L - 0.8 cm;

Lat/Sepal W - 0.6 cm; Lat/Sepal L - 18.5 cm;

Exhibitor - Laura and Wes Newton, FL (Accredited Judge, Florida North Central Judging Center)

Plant has been screened.

Judges noted that flowers are the same or a little smaller than previously awarded. Four flowers on one inflorescence is not enough to receive an award. Judges hopes that this plant can produce much more inflorescences when mature and will be a great candidate for the cultural award.