Our Cypripedium parviflorum var. pubescens...
Cypripedium Parviflorum var. Pubescens is commonly known as the Large Yellow Lady's Slipper. The plant has 1 or 2 light to dark yellow slipper flowers. Sepals and petals vary from light greenish-yellow to dark maroon in color. The plant blooms for 2 - 2.5 weeks in mid to late Spring. This species is one of the most variable in coloration within the genus which always makes it a pleasure to enjoy the never ending color variations it comes up with! This species is one of the easiest Cyps. to grow in regular woodland conditions.
USDA Growing Zones
Recommended optimal USDA zones are 3 to 7 Plants may be grown in zone 2 with extra winter mulching protection and zone 8 with extra shade. Very adaptable to garden culture in many areas. Unsure of your USDA growing zone? Here's the USDA map. It will take you off site...but be sure to return!
USDA Plant Hardiness Zone Map]
Soil/Media/Growing Requirements Likes a neutral to slightly sub acid (pH 6.0-7.5) soil/media. They require 2 to 3 hours direct early morning or late afternoon sun and be in dappled shade/sun the remainder of the day. Our Recommended Planting and Cultivation Instructions will accompany your order. They detail what we have found to work well for us with the Cypripedium Parviflorum var. Pubescens and we have grown thousands!
Our Plants .... Are 100% laboratory propagated from seed by Vermont Ladyslipper
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