Paphiopedilum


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Paphiopedilum

 

a genus of terrestrial perennial herbs of the family Orchidaceae. The flowers resemble those of lady’s slippers (Cypripedium). There are approximately 50 species, distributed in tropical Asia. Certain species and numerous hybrids are cultivated for cut flowers in greenhouses. The species P. fairrieanum and P. insigne, which are encountered on Himalayan slopes at elevations to 2,000 m, are also cultivated as houseplants.

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Chang, "Plant regeneration through direct shoot bud formation from leaf cultures of Paphiopedilum orchids," Plant Cell, Tissue and Organ Culture, vol.
The paphiopedilum (often referred to as the "slipper orchid") is an excellent houseplant and needs only bright light and little sun.
Related Family Members in Book: Cattleya, Dendrobium, Oncidium, Paphiopedilum, Cymbidium, Phalaenopsis, and Vanda
Wild species of Dendrobium and Paphiopedilum have been collected in large quantities for sale in local markets and export, threatening the survival of some species, even in Thailand's national parks, where collection is banned.
Dendrobium and Paphiopedilum (Lady's Slipper) Orchids
Dendrobium and Paphiopedilum (Lady's Slipper) Orchids There are several ways these orchids may be wired, depending on how they will be used in the design.
La luz LED roja incrementa el peso fresco y seco de raices de plantulas de Paphiopedilum en comparacion con la luz blanca fluorescente y la azul (Lee et al., 2011), y aumenta el peso fresco y seco de brotes en Dendrobium officinale (Lin et al., 2011).
Chung, "Embryo development in the lady's slipper orchid, Paphiopedilum delenatii, with emphasis on the ultrastructure of the suspensor," Annals of Botany, vol.
Best Ornamental Plant was Botchie Canicula's Asplenium musifolium, while Best Paphiopedilum was Dhory Alvendia's Paphiopedilum philippinense.
Seed germination and further development of planteelets of Paphiopedilum cilioare in vitro.
The checklist of the orchids of the Yachang Reserve is large in terms of number of species, numbers of individuals within some of the species (e.g., Paphiopedilum hirsutissimum [Jun et al., 2007]), but also in terms of its supra-specific diversity.