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Cypripedium 'Michael'
Lady's Slipper
Cypripedium 'Michael'
Code: 8616Family: OrchidaceaeGenus: Cypripedium
Plant Type:Perennial
Hybrid of C. macranthos x C. henryi. Variable in color range from a lovely rich purple-red with darker venation to possibly a soft creamy yellow or even a light pink! Flowers are large and wide with a slightly corrugated lip. Prefers a lightly shaded area and a cool, moist, rich soil.
Blooms: Summer
Growth Rate: Slow
Size Range: 12-16" tall x 8-10" wide
Cultural Information
Part Shade Part Shade
Shade Shade
Soil: Rich,Well-drained,Moist,Loam,Prefers Acidic Soil
Water Use: Moderate
Maintenance: Medium
Hardiness Zone: 5,6,7,8
Cold Hardy to -20° to -10°F
Features and Benefits
Attracts Butterflies Attracts ButterfliesMay Naturalize May Naturalize
Tolerates moist soil Tolerates moist soil
Grown by: Blooming Nursery,Inc & Blooming Junction
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