Paphiopedilum malipoensewas introduced to science by S.C. Chen & Z.H. Tsi Acta Phyotax. - Sin. 22: 119 (1980). Natural habitat S. China to N. Virtnam
The var. Jackii was introduced by H.S. Hac. Aver., Orchids 66: 153 (1997) from Yunnan S.E.China to N. Vietnam. also Hemier Orchdee (Hamburg) 46(3):114 (1995)
Grow warm in open compost which needs to be kept moist, 65% humidity, weak feed for 3 out of 4 waterings, moderate shade, and good air movement will give good results.