Paph. delenatii

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Size Guide
  • Regular form is pink
  • var Red has a red pouch
  • vinicolor / dunkle is the darkest form and has most contrasting foliage with a close to black back side of leaf

Paph. delenatii is native from northern Vietnam, near the mountains at 1100-1200m elevation. It is aka. Delanat's Paphiopedilum, Cypripedium delenatii, Paphiopedilum delenatii f. albinum, Paphiopedilum delenatii f. lutescens, Paphiopedilum delenatii f. vinicolor. Use a loose airy permeable substrate of your choice.  Lower light create a deeper violet pink lip.  Ensure strong air circulation at all times.

*Cultural and care information based on average Paphiopedilum care, use it as guide and should be adapted to suit your environment

💚Difficulty: Intermediate (species)
🌱Size:  Med-Large
🌡 Temp: Int to Warm (☀️20-28°C/🌑18-22°C) ❄️ reduce (☀️15-17°C/🌑8-11°C)
💧 Water: Wet/Dry water cycling but do not allow full dry
☁️Humidity: 40%+min
💡 Light: Bright Indirect (Similar to Phalaenopsis)
🌰 Media:  Potting mix or fine bark topped tree fern (Terrestrial)
🌸 Blooms: No Aroma
🌱 Grown by: seed x sib

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