Cypripedium reginae

Rich fens, cedar swamps, and rich calcareous swamps.  Protected in NY State. Beloved by deer, who nip off the top of most orchids.

Plant Information

Common Name(s): 
Showy Lady’s Slipper
Type: 
Native
Herbaceous Plants - Annuals, Biennials, Perennials
Status: 
exploitably vulnerable - protected
Moisture: 
Moist
Wet
Light: 
Sun
Part Sun
Used in traditional 19th century gardens

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