Paphiopedilum bungebelangi Metusala 2017 SUBGENUS Sigmatopetalum SECTION Barbata Photo by Frankie Handoyo

deep Shade Cool

Common Name The Beautiful Flowered Paphiopedilum

Flower Size 3.2" [8 cm]

Found in the Aceh region of northern Sumatra at elevations around 1575 meters as a small sized, cool growing terrestrial with 6 or so, light green mottled darker green, elliptic to lanceolate leaves that blooms on an erect, 48" [120 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchid Digest Vol 81 #3 2017 photo fide; Orchid Digest Vol 83 #2 2019 photo fide;