Paphiopedilum Somers Hold

Paphiopedilum Somers Hold

Hybrid Classification
Seed Parent: Paphiopedilum Somers Isles
Pollen Parent: Paphiopedilum Holdenii
Genus: Paphiopedilum
Hybrid Epithet: Paph. Somers Hold
Binomial name
Paphiopedilum Somers Hold
Mukoyama Jan. 22, 2001

Paphiopedilum Somers Hold is a hybrid between Paphiopedilum spicerianum × Paphiopedilum Leeanum.


Keep the plant in moderately bright light to partial shade. Plant should be grown in a cool to intermediate area with temperatures of 78° to 59°F in the summer and 64°F to 40°F in the winter. Plant is tolerant of different temperatures and prefers moss near the roots. Pot in medium fir bark and perlite. Keep humidity from 70 to 85%. The potting media should never be allowed to dry out. Plant is easy to grow


Generation 1

  1. Paphiopedilum Somers Isles × Paphiopedilum Holdenii

Generation 2

  1. Paphiopedilum Somers Isles =Paphiopedilum Maudiae × Paphiopedilum Makuli
  2. Paphiopedilum Holdenii =Paphiopedilum Maudiae × Paphiopedilum callosum

Generation 3

  1. Paphiopedilum Maudiae=Paphiopedilum lawrenceanum × Paphiopedilum callosum
  2. Paphiopedilum Makuli =Paphiopedilum Maudiae × Paphiopedilum sukhakulii

Generation 4

  1. Paphiopedilum Maudiae=Paphiopedilum lawrenceanum × Paphiopedilum callosum

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