Paphiopedilum Select – Novelty

4” square pots
In bud delivered in the US (except Alaska) in-pot $13.00

Paphiopedilum Lynleigh Koopowitz (using delenatii fma vinicolor)

40702 Paphiopedilum Lynleigh Koopowitz

(Paphiopedilum malipoense 'Chunky' x Paphiopedilum delenatii fma vinicolor 'Pinky')
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We remade Lynleigh, not something we usually do,  but this time with delenatii fma vinicolor.  We are seeing more pink in the flowers and the foliage is very dark, especially on the underside of the leaves.

Paphiopedilum Nitens fma album

10102 Paphiopedilum Nitens fma album

(Paphiopedilun Nitens 'Gyorgy' x self) [Paphiopedilum insigne fma sanderae x Paphipedilum villosum fma fuscoviride]
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The album form.  We selfed a Nitens album form and got nothing but albums.  A few have some small red spots that do come from one form of insigne most are pure album.

  • About Lehua Orchids

    Lehua Orchids is located on the Island of Hawaii (the Big island, also known as the Orchid Isle). We are on the slopes of Mauna Loa, half way between Hilo and Volcano in a community called Mountain View. In this location we enjoy the benefits of our almost daily trade winds, and nightly from the cooling effects of our “mauka” winds (winds coming down from the top of the mountain)

    In this location we are able to specialize in intermediate temperature orchids. Our daily highs in summer are about 85 degrees with a 20 degree drop at night. in winter our highs are around 75 and 60 at night. These conditions allow us to specialize in our favorite orchids, Paphiopedilums, Phragmipediums, Angraecums and Lycaste.