Taxon  Report   9089    
Cypripedium parviflorum  Salisb.
Lesser yellow lady's slipper
Cypripedium parviflorum
© 2016 Adrienne Simmons
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Cypripedium parviflorum
© 2012 Gary A. Monroe
Cypripedium parviflorum
© 2005 Robert Sivinski
Cypripedium parviflorum, a monocot, is a perennial herb (rhizomatous) that is native to California.

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Cypripedium parviflorum
© 2016 Adrienne Simmons
Genus: Cypripedium
Subspecies and Varieties:

Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

More information about  Cypripedium parviflorum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


Search (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 19, 2019).