Lady's Slipper, Kentucky

Lady's Slipper, Kentucky

Lady's Slipper, Kentucky

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Image copyright Joe Gadbois.

Cypripedium kentuckiense

  • Bucket shaped, creamy-white flowers with twisted, reddish-brown tepals in early summer.
  • Clump-forming.
  • Hardy orchid; rare and unusual.

Fertile, sandy, loose, moist, well-drained soil. Pt. shade; avoid hot afternoon sun.

Ht. 45-75cm (18-30 in.) Sp. 45-60cm (18-24 in.)

Zone 3

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