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A robust growing species, large plants require a rich media, well drained, with lots of water and fertiliser when the new growths appear.
Paphiopedilum lowii comes from the wet rainforests of Malaya to Borneo, so requires a lot of water and fertiliser when growing. Warm to intermediate, maximum sunlight short of leaf burn.
In the wild, it is an epiphyte, growing in moss and leafmould.