Ixora Semi Dwarf Orange - Flowering Shrubs
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Ixora is a genus of flowering plants from the Rubiaceae family. The plants possess leathery leaves, ranging from 3 to 6 inches in length, and produce large clusters of tiny flowers. In tropical climates they flower year-round and are commonly used in Hindu worship, as well as in Ayurveda and Indian folk medicine.
With their bright inflorescences, glossy green foliage, versatility in use. Star-shaped flowers appear in round bunches and are often fragrant. This is known as flame of the woods or jungle flame. However, if one wants to have an illusion of stars brightening up one’s garden, one should go for Ixora, the multi-colored star-shaped blooms that have heavenly connotations to their name. These are best for hedges, in shrub beds, as ground covers, or as specimen plants. Large varieties can also be used for screening. Dwarf varieties are grown in pots and can be trained as a compact hedge. They are commonly planted near house walls in large shrub beds.
What does make this Special??
BLOOMING YEAR - The flower starts blooming within a month after purchase and continues year-round.
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INSIDE THE BOX
|less than 1 Feet Height
|Growing Pot (Black color)
*above specifications are for indicative purposes only, actual dimensions may slightly vary.
LIGHT CONDITION - It requires a minimum of more than 4 hours of Direct Sunlight. If planted in full shade the blooming frequency will be reduced.
WATERING SCHEDULE - Water when the topsoil(2-3 inches) feels dry to touch. Always maintain moisture near the root zone. Try to apply water in the morning or evening.
SOIL TYPE - The soil should be well-drained, fertile & rich in organic content.
TEMPERATURE - The average temperature should be 25-35 Degree Celsius.
FERTILIZER APPLICATION - Apply any organic fertilizer once a month. Do not forget to water your plant immediately after the application of fertilizer. For profuse flowering apply any Phosphorus based fertilizer once a month.
PLANT PROTECTION - Remove dead, infected, or damaged plant parts and discard them away from the plants. Generally, it is not affected by any disease or insects, in case of that, you can use Neem oil spray for primary treatment.
INITIAL CARE FOR 10-15 DAYS JUST AFTER RECEIVING YOUR PLANT