The Paphiopedilum is a relatively easy orchid to keep in living rooms, as the needs of this beautiful tropical houseplant are largely similar to the well-known Phalaenopsis orchid. Check out this page for the most unusual and rare Paphiopedilums with their spectacular flowers.
The Paphiopedilum is an orchid that has a distinctive flower that has a lip shaped like a shoe. Therefore, this orchid is also called "venus shoe." This orchid often has very beautiful and distinct color combinations and is one of the most sought-after type of orchids among collectors. This is because they are relatively easy to care for, yet unique and beautiful to look at.
The Paphiopedilum has some hybrid species and cultivated species with very distinct appearances such as the Paphiopedilum philippinense or the Paphiopedilum bellatulum. Some Paphiopedilums even have black flowers! This is something that is very rare in nature. Therefore, the black orchid is a type that many collectors will find a showpiece in their collection.
Especially the Paphiopedilums with multiple flowers on the branches and long petals are very popular. So we always offer these types as well. In fact, some venuses have flower petals that resemble long serpentines! Moreover, most of these species are relatively easy to care for.
Take a look at our extensive assortment of Paphiopedilum. New varieties are added regularly, so you will always find something that suits your taste.