Paphiopedilum Leeanum

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Hybrid Classification
Seed Parent: Paphiopedilum spicerianum
Pollen Parent: Paphiopedilum insigne
Genus: Paphiopedilum
Hybrid Epithet: Paph. Leeanum
Binomial name
Paphiopedilum Leeanum
Lawrence
Lawrence 1884


Paphiopedilum Leeanum is a hybrid between Paphiopedilum spicerianum × Paphiopedilum insigne.

Culture[edit | edit source]

Keep plants moderately lighted or partially shaded with humidity at 60 to 85% with an intermediate night temperatures of 58F to 62F and day temperatures of 75F to 83F. To induce blooming, with hold watering and maintain a cool temperature, ie. 55F during winter nights and expose plant to 9-12 hours of good lighting every day in the winter. plant grow well in bright light; however to get more indeph flower color grow in shade.

Resources[edit | edit source]

PDF icon.pngThe effects of abscisic acid and vapor pressure deficit on leaf resistance of Paphiopedilum leeanum

PDF icon.pngLow K+ in Paphiopedilum Leeanum leaf epidermis - Implications for Stomatal Functioning

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