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Cypripedium reginae alba
Lady Slipper
Cypripedium reginae alba
Code: 8031Family: OrchidaceaeGenus: Cypripedium
Plant Type:Perennial
Rare! Flower spikes soar up to 3' above hairy, lime green foliage. Large flowers feature white sepal and petals with a white slipper that can last 2 week or more. Mature plants will send up multiple flower spikes with up to 3 blooms each. Some reports that the leaf hairs can cause a skin reaction.
Blooms: Spring,Summer
Growth Rate: Slow
Size Range: 16-24" tall x 10-16" wide
Cultural Information
Part Shade Part Shade
Shade Shade
Soil: Average,Rich,Well-drained,Moist,Loam
Water Use: Moderate
Maintenance: Medium
Hardiness Zone: 3,4,5,6,7,8
Cold Hardy to -40° to -30°F
Features and Benefits
Attracts Butterflies Attracts ButterfliesMay Naturalize May Naturalize
Showy Flowers Showy FlowersTolerates moist soil Tolerates moist soil
Grown by: Blooming Nursery,Inc & Blooming Junction
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