Paphiopedilum liemianum (2″ pot)


This exotic pouch shaped orchid lives on an endemic habitat on the island of Sumatra, which adds to its allure, making it a prized find for collectors and enthusiasts interested in rare orchids. The flowers of P. liemianum typically exhibit an unique appearance. They are generally large and feature intricate patterns, often with a combination of shades of green, brown, and sometimes purple or maroon. Moreover, the lip or pouch of the flower typically exhibits a pink hue, frequently serving as the focal point of the flower’s overall allure.

Ships in a 2″ pot.

In stock


During the growing season (spring and summer), ensure high humidity levels and fertilization every 2-4 weeks. Paphiopedilum liemianum tend to have a rest period after flowering, during which it requires less water and no fertilizer. It requires indirect sunlight and moderate temperatures.

FAMILY : Orchidaceae
ORIGIN : Sumatra, Indonesia
MATURE SIZE : small potted plant
LIGHT REQUIREMENTS :  bright indirect light
WATER REQUIREMENTS : water when almost dry, every 7-10 days


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