Paphiopedilum mastersianum is a striking orchid species. The flowers have a brilliant green dorsal sepal, and the petals and pouch have shades of pink and burgundy. The glossy flowers are held on tall spikes, making for an impressive display.
This species is native to the Indonesian islands, where temperatures are intermediate to warm. Paphiopedilum mastersianum is relatively easy to grow, just treat them like other mottled leaf species. Here are some tips to keep your plant growing and blooming at its best!
This cross is line bred from exceptional quality parents. There is award potential here, but even if you don’t find that elusive FCC/AOS, you will have an outstanding addition to your collection. These plants are a little larger than most other mottled leaf species and hybrids. They grow into impressive specimen plants.