Blooms are a mix of tangerine, coral, orange on the same stem - the images show the colour range that can occur. Dark green foliage with new bronze tips. Lovely hedging plant in subtropical regions, or indoor houseplant in cooler climates.
DESCRIPTION: Coral Malay used to be called Coral Fire. Vibrant vari-coloured coral-tangerine clusters of flowers in profusion during the warmer months of the year. The foliage is glossy, dark green with new bronze tips. USES: Great planted in masse or as a hedge, Ixoras are also great as potted plants. PLANTING: Grows best in full sun to partial sun can tolerate semi shade. Can grow in most soil types with average drainage, mulch to conserve water. CARE: Trim every 6 months to maintain a square hedge shape, if left will form a naturally rounded shape. If leaves begin to yellow following dry conditions, feed with a liquid fertiliser eco-seaweed for lush green foliage. Protect from frost. HEIGHT & WIDTH: Around 1m H x 1m W. YOUR PLANTS: These plants are tube-stock plants, healthy young plants with new roots that will establish quickly in your garden. The pot size is 80mm high and 42 mm wide.