Ixora (Any Color) - Plant

It produces clusters of star-shaped flowers all year round. Each cluster is consists of flowers that comes in red, yellow, pink,orange or peach in color.
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1Ixora (Any Color) - Plant
25 inch (13 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)

About Ixora

This product does not have the flowers at the time of shipping. Afterward, the plant will bloom and it could be of any colored flower. Dwarf Ixora are popularly used as low hedges because of their shrub form and compact appearance. They look attractive when they bloom profusely.

However, after blooming, it will take some time for Dwarf Ixora to re-bloom. These plants are dependable bloomers, love the sun, and fit nicely into any size landscape. The plants possess leathery leaves, ranging from 3 to 6 inches in length, and produce large clusters of tiny flowers in the summer. Members of Ixora prefer acidic soil, and are suitable choices for bonsai.

Plant Specifications

Plant Height12 inch (30 cm)
Plant Spread 6 inch (15 cm)
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
Common Name Jungle Geranium, Flame of the Woods, Jungle Flame, West Indian jasmine. rangan, kheme, ponna, chann tanea, techi, pan, santan, jarum-jarum.
Maximum Reachable Height Spread at least 3 to 4 inches
Flower Colour Any color
Bloom Time summer season
Difficulty Level Easy

Planting and care

Water Ixora as needed to keep the soil evenly moist, but not muddy. Although the plant prefers moist soil, it may rot in excessively soggy soil. Water the shrub sparingly during the winter months.

Feed Ixora in early spring, using an acidic fertilizer formulated for Ixora, azalea and gardenias, which has a ratio such as 4-8-8, along with minor elements that are beneficial.

Repeat in midsummer and autumn. Acidic fertilizer is especially important if the foliage takes on a yellowish cast, indicating a magnesium deficiency caused by improper soil pH. Apply the fertilizer according to label specifications, then water deeply.

In spring, remove the mulch along with the top crust of soil. Replace the removed mulch and soil with fresh mulch. Prune Ixora after blooming slows in late autumn or anytime the shrub looks untidy. Prune each shoot down to just one bud or prune the shrub as needed to create the size and shape desired.

Protect Ixora from aphids and scales. Aphids are tiny, green insects that congregate at joints of the leaves and stems or the undersides of the leaves. Scales are hard-shelled insects that give the foliage a waxy appearance. Regular application of an insecticidal soap spray or neem oil usually helps to control both pests.

Ixora care

Sunlight Bright light, but avoid direct sunlight in summer.
Watering Moderately
Soil Sandy soil
Temperature 20-35 degree C
Fertilizer Feed in spring with slow-release pellets or weekly during growing season with liquid fertilizer.

Ixora special feature

Attractive flowering

Ixora uses

Ornamental Use:

  • This plant is used for the ornamental purpose

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Ixora attract hummingbirds?

Yes, Ixora attract hummingbirds

What is Ixora flower called in hindi?

In Hindi Ixora flower called as Rugmini

Does Ixora bloom all summer?

Yes, Ixora bloom throughout the summer(April-May).

How often should Ixora be watered?

1. Water it when 1-2 inch upper layer of the soil feels dry to touch. 2. Water thoroughly in the summer and reduce watering in winter and rainy season. Note - For further details check the product description on nurserylive.com

Why is my Ixora dropping leaves?

The main reasons of Ixora plant dropping leaves are as follows 1. Due to over watering or less watering to plant. 2. Plant does not get proper sunlight. 3. Lack of nutrient. 4. Disease and pest infestation. Note - For further details check the product description on nurserylive.com

Why are my Ixora not blooming?

The most general reasons of not flowering Ixora plant are as follows. 1. Lack of proper nutrient (mainly Phosphorus). 2. Improper water and sunlight availability. Note - For further details check the product description on nurserylive.com

When does Ixora flower?

Ixora flowers in Summer season (April-May).

When to prune Ixora?

Ixora plant need little pruning to develop a strong structure. Remove broken, dead, dying, or damaged branches by using clean cutting shear mainly during September-October month. Note - For further details check the product description on nurserylive.com

Are Ixora perennials?

Yes, Ixora is perennial flowring plant in Rubiaceae family.

Will Ixora grow in shade?

Yes, you can grow Ixora in the shade where they will get 4-6 hours of direct bright sunlight a day.

Does Ixora need full sun?

Yes, Ixora like full sun they required at least 4-6 hours of direct bright sunlight a day.

Are Ixora flowers edible?

No, Ixora flowers are not edible.

How tall will Ixora grow?

Ixora plant will grow 10-15 feet tall with proper care and management.

Can you grow Ixora from cuttings?

Yes, you can grow Ixora plant from cuttings. 1. To propagate take pencil size cutting having 3-4 nodes of well mature stem to a length of 15-18 cm and remove any flowers leaves from it. 2. Then dip bottom of the cutting in rooting hormone, and Place the 3/4 portion cutting into a small container with well-draining soil and water the Ixora cuttings. 3. Rooting will start within 1-2 week. Note - For further details check the product description on nurserylive.com

Can Ixora be transplanted?

Yes, you can transplant Ixora When plant overgrows in the current pot or after every 2 -3 years change the pot and preferably in June-July.

Can you grow Ixora in a pot?

Yes, Ixora can grow in pot.Choose a pot having of 7-10 inch upper diameter and drainage holes. Note - For further details check the product description on nurserylive.com

Why are my Ixora leaves turning yellow?

The main reasons of Ixora leaves turning yellow are as follows 1. Due to over watering or less watering to plant. 2. Plant does not get proper sunlight. 3. Lack of nutrient. 4. Disease and pest infestation. Note - For further details check the product description on nurserylive.com

Do Ixora attract bees?

Yes, Ixora flowers attracts the bees.

Does Ixora attract butterflies?

Yes, Ixora flower attract butterflies.



Reviews

Thursday, 23 July 2020

As good as shown in the website, plant is healthy. Packing was awesome.

Leonie Broekstra

Tuesday, 21 July 2020

How old is the plant you have shown..?

Gaurav Narwania

Tuesday, 17 March 2020

I am satisfied with the plants.

Anjana
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