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The beautiful lady slipper orchid

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May 19, 2012 — The beautiful and ephemeral lady slipper orchid is a true springtime star. Mike McGrath takes a close look at the horticultural needs of this native American orchid. Plus your fabulous phone calls!

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I have a small—very small—patch of Lady Slippers growing in my semi-shady garden that I’d like to encourage. What should I do to make them feel at home; even multiply? Get the answer »

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