Habitat: growing on limestone rock in shade with roots in mossy cracks
Description: known only from two small populations in the limestone hills of Gunung Mulu National Park, Sarawak
Culture: Moderately bright diffuse light, intermediate temps, even moisture year round and high humidity. Paphiopedilum sanderianum grows on cliffs of basic (pH) limestone thus the addition of limestone, crushed oyster shell, or similar materials to the potting medium is very important.
Accession # 200800081
Source: Rick Buell
Accession Date: 05-28-2008
Bench: 3226 - ORCH: S Island VRE
Currently: active - needs attention
Qty: 2 confirmed on 09-15-2017
CITES Appendix I Listed Plant - Plants are not to leave Greenhouse!