Cypripedium japonicum

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Japanese cypripedium
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
Order: Asparagales
Family: Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Cypripedioideae
Genus: Cypripedium
Species: C. japonicum
Binomial name
Cypripedium japonicum
Thunb. (1784)
  • Cypripedium cathayenum S.S.Chien (1930)
  • Cypripedium japonicum var. glabrum M. Suzuki (1980)

Cypripedium japonicum, also called Japanese cypripedium and Korean lady's slipper,[1] is a species of orchid. It is native to Japan, Korea and China (Anhui, Gansu, Guizhou, Hubei, Hunan, Jiangxi, Shaanxi, Sichuan, Zhejiang).[2]


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