Multifloral Paphiopedilums Click image for close up view
Includes the sections Cochlopetalum that flowers sequentially from the same inflorescence stem producing flowers in succession (glaucophyllum, limianum, moquetteanum, primulinum, victoria-mariae & victoria-regina (syn. chamberlainianum), Coryopetalum whose flowers have dark longitudinal stripes with 2 to 14 flowers open simultaneously and ribbonlike petals (adductum, gigantifolium, intaniae, kolopakingii, ooii, philippinense (syn. laevigatum), platyphyllum, praestans (syn. glanduliferum), randsii, rothschildianum, sanderianum, stonei & supardii), and Pardalopetalum whose flowers can be more colorful than Coryopedilums but dorsal sepal not obviously striped (dianthum, haynaldianum, lowii, lynniae, parishii & richardianum) and their hybrids.

Culture Notes: Prefers bright light (2000-3000 ft-candles), intermediate to warm temps with significant nighttime temperature drop, buoyant air movement, cool autumn period (50 to 60F) to initiate flower spikes, calcium supplements.

 
Paph. Bel Royal
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Paph. Bel Royal


 
Paph. Bernice 'Orchid Specialist'
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Paph. Bernice 'Orchid Specialist'


 
Paph. Caroline Hands
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Paph. Caroline Hands


 
Paph. Chiu Hua Dancer
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Paph. Chiu Hua Dancer


 
Paph. David Ott
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Paph. David Ott


Paph. Doctor Toot
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Paph. Doctor Toot
 
Paph. kolopakingii
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Paph. kolopakingii
 
Paph. Krull's Magic Touch
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Paph. Krull's Magic Touch
 
Paph. Lady Isabel
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Paph. Lady Isabel
 
Paph. Mount Avalon
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Paph. Mount Avalon

Paph. Oberhausens Diamont
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Paph. Oberhausens Diamont

 
Paph. philippinense var. album
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Paph. philippinense var. album

 
Paph. Poulsbo
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Paph. Poulsbo
 
Paph. Praying Angel 'Mike's Pride'
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Paph. Praying Angel 'Mike's Pride' HCC/AOS
 
Paph. Prime Child
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Paph. Prime Child

Paph. Prince Edward of York
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Paph. Prince Edward of York


 
Paph. Saint Swithin
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Paph. Saint Swithin


 
Paph. sanderianum 'Rosemarie'
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Paph. sanderianum 'Rosemarie'

 
Paph. Shireen
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Paph. Shireen

 
Paph. Vanguard
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Paph. Vanguard

 
 
 
 
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