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.
Cypripedium 'Kentucky Maxi' (Lady's Slipper Orchid)