Flower Database

Paphiopedilum derenati

Basic information
Flower Name
Paphiopedilum derenati
Formal Name
Paphiopedilum delenati
Alias
Paphiopedilum delenati, delenati, Paphiopedilum
Habitat
Viet Nam
Morph
Evergreen perennial
Comment
Paphiopedilum Delenati, scientific name: Paphiopedilum Delenati, is a Vietnamese native variety of the evergreen perennial plant "Paphiopedilum".
From autumn to spring, a flower stem is extended from between 3 to 5 rooted leaves, and a large light pink flower is made to bloom on the top. One upper sepal and two side petals are white to light pink and broad and round. There is one lip flap and it is pink and deep scaly. Provisional stamens is pale yellow. The species Delenati comes from peron's name of M. Delenat who first introduced this breed to Europe in 1913. In Paphiopedilum with intense personality, this Delenati makes a flower of gentle pinkishness bloom, and the fragrance is also gentle.
common name: Paphiopedilum Delenati,, scientific name: Paphiopedilum Delenati,,aka: Paphiopedilum, Lady slippers, origin: Viet Nam, Living type: Evergreen perennial half-epiphytic orchids, plant height: 20 to 40 cm, Foliage: Long oval, Phylogen: 3 to 5 rooted leaves, Leaf color: The surface is white in the green area, the gray is scattered in the red purple area on the back, Symmetry flower, inflorescence: unary, Flower color: pink on white, Corolla: orchid-shaped, dorsal scale (upper scale): Vertical oval with a pointed end, white to pale pink, lower scale (lip flap): pale pink bag, lateral petal: symmetrical, horizontal oval White in color, female: spoon-like, flowering stage: October to May of the following year, flower diameter: 6 to 12 cm.
Detailed information
Order
Asparagales
Family
Orchidaceae
Genus
Paphiopedilum
Species
P. Delenati
Flower type
Zygomorphic Flower
Flower array
Solitary Inflorescence
Petal shape
Orchid
Leaf type
Oblong
Leaf edge
Repand
Flowering place
Greenhouse
Color
Pink, White
Season
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Oct Nov Dec
Height
20  ~ 40  [cm]
Diameter
6  ~ 12