Cypripedium 'Kentucky Maxi' (Lady's Slipper Orchid)
Cypripedium 'Kentucky Maxi' (Lady's Slipper Orchid)Family: Orchidaceae
Zone: 2 - 8
Natural Range: Garden Hybrid; C. kentuckiens x C. fasciolatum
Soil: Moist, humus rich, well drained
Light: Part shade
Height: 12" - 24"
Bloom Time: May to June
Attributes: Deciduous, Blooms in spring. Large cream colored flowers with caramel colored petals.
Notes: Resembles a pale form of Cyp. kentuckiense
Companion plants: Lilium, Iris, Dactylorhiza, Primula, Iris, Meconopsis, Roscoea, Epimedium
Large blooming size plants with several eyes.