Paphiopedilum bellatulum sp. BS
- Type: Hybrid
- Fragrance: No
- Flower Size: 5-6 cm
- Flower Colour: White/ Violet spot
- Conditions: Intermediate to warm
- Plant Size: Matured
- Pot Size: 8 cm
- Potting Media: Pine bark
- Available: Without spikes or buds or flowers
- Growing Tips:
Short Description: Paphiopedilum bellatulum sp. is also called as 'The egg-in-a-nest orchid', Native to found in Myanmar and Thailand, easy to grow and can flowers in spring and summer.
Paphiopedilum orchids are also called as lady's slipper orchid as the lip of the flower resembles a ladies shoe. Paphiopedilum flower on each new growth once mature, with the older growths remaining on the plant to provide energy for the new plants. Older growths will eventually die off as new growths continue to emerge.
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Note: Colors, patterns & size of the flowers can vary due to the variations produced by hybrids or species. There are chances that the buds/flowers could dry up in transit during Shipping after packing. The local climatic conditions and the nutrition given can affect the brightness & colour intensity of flowers. While we make every effort to match the actual colours of the flowers, the photographs may not be the exact representation, due to different monitor setting.
Phaph. i received is a bit stressed out but has several tiny new growths. i always wanted to start my phaph. collection so i started with this easy species. I hope with my care it shall bloom next year.