Cypripedium kentuckiense

  • Family:Orchidaceae
  • Genus:Cypripedium
  • Origin:Eastern North America
  • Zone:z3
  • Light Level:Part Shade
  • Size:50 cm (20") / 30-40 cm (12-16")
  • Pot Size:1 gal
  • Description:One of the largest Cyps and the last to bloom in late May. The large creamy yellow pouch with nicely contrasting dark chocolate brown petals and sepals is quite impressive. Although native to Kentucky they are hardy to zone 4.