Cypripedium 'Chauncey' (Frosch®)
Chauncey Hardy Ladyslipper Orchid
Item #: 10040
Zones: 4a to 7b, at least
Dormancy: Winter, Fall
Height: 15" tall
Culture: Part Sun to Light Shade
Pot Size: 3.5" pot (24 fl. oz/0.7 L) ?
Cypripedium 'Chauncey' is a rarely-offered 1993 Carson Whitlow cross of the North American native Cypripedium parviflorum var. parviflorum and Taiwanese Cypripedium segawae. Cypripedium 'Chauncey' produces 15" tall stalks of small yellow flowers, each flecked in wine red. Each flower is also backed with three very long, twisted, dark purple sepals. Our offerings are all flowering-sized plants.