BM-2 Terrestrial Orchid Medium with Agar
Product ID : B142
Package size: 1 L – 10 L – 50 L
Contains the macro- and micronutrients, vitamins, and plant growth regulators required to culture orchids. Contains 0.2 mg/L 6-benzylaminopurine (BA) & agar.
BM-2 differs from BM Medium in that it (BM-2) has no inorganic nitrogen and it contains hydrolyzed Casein and L-glutamine, and 6-BA.
|Grams of powder to prepare 1 Liter||27.22|
|Other Notes||Plant Tissue Culture Tested|
Shipping and Storage
|Storage Temp.||2 to 8 °C|
Appearance: White to Cream
Application: Plant Tissue Culture
Solubility: Fully Soluble in Hot Water, Partially Soluble in Cold Water
Typical Working Concentration: 27.22 g/L
Storage Temp: 2-6 °C
Storage Temp of Stock Solution: Preparation of concentrated solutions is not recommended as insoluble precipitates may form.
Other Notes: Same formulation as B141 with 0.2 mg/L BA; contains agar.
Unadjusted pH = 5.0 – 6.0
BM-2 differs from BM Medium in that it (BM-2) has no inorganic nitrogen and it contains hydrolyzed casein, L-glutamine, and 6-Benzylaminopurine (BA).
|Magnesium Sulfate, Anhydrous||100|
|Molybdic Acid (Sodium Salt) •2H2O||0.25|
|Potassium Phosphate, Monobasic||300|
|Casein, Enzymatic Hydrolysate||500|
|Glycine (Free Base)||2|
|Nicotinic Acid (Free Acid)||5|
Plant Tissue Culture Tested
Especially suited for terrestrial orchids Paphiopedilum and Phragmipedium.
According to “The Orchid Seedbank Project” this was originally cited by Van Waes, 1984. In vitro studie
van de kiemingsfysiologie van Westeuropese orchideeën. Thesis. Rijkuniversiteit Gent.