Paphiopedilum lunatum Metusala 2017

SUBGENUS Paphiopedilum SECTION Barbata SUBSECTION Chloroneura Photo by Dody Nugrohu

Part Shade Cool

Common Name The Crescent Shaped Stainode Paphiopedilum

Flower Size 4" [10 cm] wide

Found in Aceh Province Sumatra at elevations of 1300 to 1600 meters as a miniature sized, cool growing terrestrial with green mottled dark green above leaves that blooms on an erect, 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;