Paphiopedilum lowii (Lindl.) Stein

Synonyms:
none

Varieties:
var. richardianum

Paph lowii
Paph lowii

Wide distribution from the Malaysian peninsula through the western and central islands of Indonesia.  A beautiful species which can carry from 3 to 7 flowers open on the spike.  There is both an alba all green form and an aureum form which is mainly yellow.  

Plant is generally easy to grow in culture, seems to like open well draining mixes. 


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