Commonly called slipper orchids splendid plants to grow in the garden, usually flowering in late spring or early summer.
Plant in a cool, shady place in the garden in compost comprising of equal parts of peat, leaf mould and loam mixed with gritty sand.
May take a year to establish but well worth waiting for.
Lovely large rose pink pouches with large cut leaved foliage. Height 12″ (30cm).
IMPORTANT! Cypripedium sent to countries outside EU (Norway, Switzerland, USA etc) : must have a CITES permit. (Additional cost £75.00 + £1.50 per genera)