Paphiopedilum callosum (Rchb.f.) Stein

Callus Paphiopedilum


Family: Orchidaceae

Genus: Paphiopedilum

Category: Houseplant

Description: 

Blooms spring and summer. Erect terminal to 14" inflorescence. One or two flowers to 4" diameter.

History: 

Published in Orchid.-Buch 457 in 1892.

Basionym Cypripedium callosum Rchb.f. - Pictured in Dict. Icon. Orchid. Cypripedium #15 in 1899.

Synonym Cypripedium callosum var. sanderae hort. - Pictured in Dict. Icon. Orchid. Cypripedium #15a in 1899.

Native to Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam and Laos.

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