Paphiopedilum robinsonianum Cavestro 2014 publ. 2013 SUBGENUS Sigmatopetalum SECTION Barbata SUBSECTION Barbata Photo by © N. Flaherty.


Common Name Robinson's Paphiopedilum [British Taxomonist and field botanist specializing in Carnovorous plants current]

Flower Size 4.4 to 5.2" [11 to 13.5 cm]

Found in  Buyu Lumut Mountain, eastern-central Sulawesi in humid montane forests at elevations of 1350 to 1420 meters as a small sized, cool growing terrestrial that blooms in the summer on an erect, single flowered inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list IPNI ; *Rhône-Alpes Orchidées, 52: 10-15A Cavestro, 2014, new species of Paphiopedilum from the Island of Sulawesi, Paphiopedilum robinsonianum, Paphiopedilum robinsonianum une nouvelle espèce de Sulawesi (Indonésie) décrite récemment, L'Orchidophile 202 : 227-233, 2014. Paphiopedilum robinsonianum Cavestro, Eine kürzlich neu beschriebene Art von Sulawesi, Die 0rchidee 65(4) : 280-284, 2014.