The Lady's Slipper
The Lady's Slipper flower is a delicate orchid.
• The Lady Slipper plant is also a wildflower that grows in swamps. This flora cannot grow in your flower garden.
• Minnesota's state flower is the Pink and White Lady's Slipper (Cypripedium Reginae).
• Other names for this perennial plant are Queen's Lady Slipper, Moccasin flower, and Showy Lady's Slipper.
• Did you know the Lady Slipper root was used by doctors to treat toothaches, headaches and sleeplessness?
• The Ladys Slipper orchid can live as long as 100 years!
• The Slipper orchid can produce 500,000 seeds but it is an endangered species flower. (?!)
• Many people search for the beautiful rare Lady's Slipper. You Search, Too!