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Synonyms for Paphiopedilum

horticulturally important genus of mainly terrestrial orchids including many hybrids

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Isolation and characterization of 24 microsatellite loci in Paphiopedilum rothschildianum, an endangered slipper orchid.
Many of the orchid species, for example, the Paphiopedilum and Vanda are so showy that they are said to be in extinction in their natural habitats due more to horticultural collections than developmental activities.
Tropical slipper orchids; Paphiopedilum and Phragmipedium species and hybrids.
45-65 Peace lily Spathiphyllum 60-75 Periwinkle Catharanthus roseus 70-80 Persian violet Exacum affine 55-70 Pocketbook plant Calceolaria 50-54 Poinsettia Euphorbia pulcherrima 64-68 Pomegranate Punica granatum 45-75 Regal geranium Pelargonium 50-75 domesticum Rose mallow Hibiscus rosa- 54-59 sinensis Shrimp plant Drejerella 54-59 Slipper orchid Paphiopedilum 54-59 Tuberous rooted Begonia x 75-85 begonia tuberhynrida Wood sorrel, Oxalis rubra 54-57 shamrock Zonal geranium, Pelargonium x 75-85 garden geranium hybridum Cacti and Succulents Parodia 45-75 Aloe Aloe vera, Aloe 40-70 variegata Barrel cactus Echinocereus spp.
The paphiopedilum (often referred to as the "slipper orchid") is an excellent houseplant and needs only bright light and little sun.
More than 75 exhibits by professional and amateur growers will showcase breeds such as cymbidium, paphiopedilum (lady slipper), cattleya and phalaenopsis (moth orchid) at the Earl Warren Showgrounds in Santa Barbara through March 25.
Related Family Members in Book: Cattleya, Dendrobium, Oncidium, Paphiopedilum, Cymbidium, Phalaenopsis, and Vanda
Wild species of Dendrobium and Paphiopedilum have been collected in large quantities for sale in local markets and export, threatening the survival of some species, even in Thailand's national parks, where collection is banned.
Dendrobium and Paphiopedilum (Lady's Slipper) Orchids There are several ways these orchids may be wired, depending on how they will be used in the design.
A variety of orchids, including the rare gold orchids, paphiopedilum orchids, cattleya orchids and phalaenopsis orchids, have been displayed since Nov.
Best Ornamental Plant was Botchie Canicula's Asplenium musifolium, while Best Paphiopedilum was Dhory Alvendia's Paphiopedilum philippinense.
Plant regeneration through direct shoot bud formation from leaf cultures of Paphiopedilum orchids.
Seed germination and further development of planteelets of Paphiopedilum cilioare in vitro.