Orchid, Paphiopedilum Deperle
Paphiopedilum

Family: Orchidaceae (or-kid-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Paphiopedilum (paf-ee-oh-PED-ih-lum) (Info)
Grex name:Deperle
Additional cultivar information:(Paph. primulinum X Paph. delenatii)
Hybridized by Lecoufle
Registered or introduced: 1980

Category:

Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

Unknown - Tell us

Water Requirements:

Requires consistently moist soil; do not let dry out between waterings

Where to Grow:

This plant is suitable for growing indoors

Height:

6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

Spacing:

Unknown - Tell us

Hardiness:

Unknown - Tell us

Sun Exposure:

Light Shade

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

White/Near White

Bloom Time:

Late Fall/Early Winter

Foliage:

Smooth-Textured

Mottled

Leathery-Textured

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Non-patented

Propagation Methods:

By dividing the rootball

From seed; germinate in vitro in gelatin, agar or other medium

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Gardeners' Notes:

2
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0
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RatingContent
Positive

On Jun 8, 2009, breeindy from north coast nsw
Australia wrote:

Mine multi-flowered (3)on a small one growth plant, flowers were about 4inch, white with green/yellow veining and pink speckles near middle and they lasted for 2 months, each flower. So flowered for ages.

Positive

On Apr 3, 2006, Pashta from Moncks Corner, SC (Zone 8b) wrote:

Beautiful white lady slipper. Rare color, blooms last about 2 months. Small purple dots on the petals on the inside near the throat of the plant. Blooms were about 2 inches across.