About Frosch's Mother Earth

Selected clone of Inge (hybrid of the U.S. native yellow lady’s slipper and C. fasciolatum from China). Pouch is cream with a pale purple blush, and petals are twisted and striped with purple-brown. The name refers to the earthy color of the petals.

Limited quantity. See here for more planting details.

About Lady's Slipper

Hardy orchids with pouch-like flowers from German and Dutch growers. As with most lady’s slippers, these prefer well-drained but moist garden soil and regular feeding in spring. Semi-shade, no direct sun at midday. Spring bloom.

Pot Size & Price
1 gal. pot
$89.00
Height
12"–24"
Sunlight Exposure
shade
Catalog
U016

Other varieties of Lady's Slipper

Cypripedium Axel, white pouch with burgundy petals
Photo by Michael Weinert, Frosch Exclusive Perennials

Axel

Catalog
U014
Cypripedium Frosch's Harlequin, red to purple on the pouch and petals
Photo by Michael Weinert, Frosch Exclusive Perennials

Frosch's Harlequin

Catalog
U015
Cypripedium Frosch's Mountain King, white pouch and dark burgundy petals
Photo by Michael Weinert, Frosch Exclusive Perennials

Frosch's Mountain King

Catalog
U017
Cypripedium Gisela Pastel, white pouch and brownish petals
Photo by Michael Weinert, Frosch Exclusive Perennials

Gisela Pastel

Catalog
U018
Cypripedium Hank Small, yellow pouch and burgundy petals
Photo by Michael Weinert, Frosch Exclusive Perennials

Hank Small

Catalog
U019
Cypripedium Sabine Pastel, white pouch and lightest yellow petals
Photo by Michael Weinert, Frosch Exclusive Perennials

Sabine Pastel

Catalog
U020
Cypripedium Ulla Silkens, pink striated pouch and white petals
Photo by Michael Weinert, Frosch Exclusive Perennials

Ulla Silkens

Catalog
U021