Plant Profile: Paphiopedilum
This orchid genus of 80 or more species extends from India eastward across southern China to the Philippines and throughout Southeast Asia and Malaysia to New Guinea and the Solomon Islands. New species continue to be discovered, particularly in remote ...
Plant of the Week | Pinocchio slipper orchid
Almost 60 species and hundreds of hybrids make up the genus Paphiopedilum, often called the lady-slipper orchid. The Pinocchio slipper orchid is a primary hybrid cross between Paphiopedilum primulinum and Paphiopedilum glaucophyllum. The hybrid has become ...
Drawing And Painting Classes Available
Supplies are extra. Pre-registration is required by calling 954-434-0499. A workshop on paphiopedilum orchids will be conducted on Thursday at the monthly meeting of the Flamingo Gardens Orchid Society. The session, scheduled for 7:30 p.m., will be in the ...
How to pamper African violets in winter
The paperwhites are starting to bud and I expect blooms in about two weeks or so. My lone orchid (Paphiopedilum hybrid) shares an eastern windowsill with several African violets. They all look good. Happy, I'm sure, with the extra humidity they get from th ...
Jewel Orchid`s Most Prized Facet Is Its Bronze Leaves, Not Its
Some gardeners even get resultsby potting in turfy, well-drained soil mixes but a medium such as is used for lady-slipper paphiopedilum orchids is more likely to produce the desired results. I use about equal parts of a packaged soil-less mix such as Pro ...
'How do I get my orchid to bloom again?' Portland Orchid Society's easy answer (photos)
They make good compact window sill plants. Some are fragrant. Usually not found in stores. Paphiopedilum (lady slipper) is an excellent house plant that can bloom under low light conditions, usually in winter to early spring. Flowers are long lasting but ...
Let orchid rebloom before cutting old flower stalks: Ask OSU Extension
If you have enjoyed growing your Phalaenopsis, look into adding other orchids to your collection. Cattleya, Dendrobium, Cymbidium, Oncidium and Paphiopedilum are some really gorgeous orchids. Check out photos and growing instructions in the library and online.
Tap Ayurvedic Biology: Valiathan
A. Abraham, founder director, JNTBGRI. Earlier, Dr. Valiathan was presented with a vase of Paphiopedilum M.S. Valiathan, an orchid hybrid developed by scientists at JNTBGRI to honour him on the occasion.
Mu Ko Ang Thong: A highlight of the Gulf of Thailand
Among the plants, Ang Thong Lady’s Slipper Orchid (Paphiopedilum Ang Thong) is an endemic species found only in the Mu Ko Ang Thong National Park. There are a few diving sites on the northern islands, and many more places are ideal for snorkelling.
Vitrification-based cryopreservation of protocorm-like bodies of an endangered lady's slipper orchid: Paphiopedilum niveum (Rchb.f.) Stein.
BACKGROUND: Paphiopedilum niveum (Rchb.f.) Stein, an endangered lady's slipper orchid, is listed in CITES Appendix I and thus requires conserving. OBJECTIVE: The study aimed to cryopreserve protocorm-like bodies (PLBs) by a vitrification technique.