Bright cheery potted plant or low stepover hedging, for subtropical and tropical gardens. If you live somewhere cooler, this variety makes a perky little houseplant for indoors, growing to only 30cm. Juicy orange flowers in clusters cover this plant in spring and summer. A popular Ixora.
Ixora dwarf Orange APPEARANCE: Bright orange flowers grow in clusters on a rounded compact shrub. Tropical plant with glossy, vivid green foliage. USES: Hedges, screens or mass planted for abundant colour during spring and summer. May be grown in containers as patio plants when provided with plenty of light. PLANTING: Plant in well drained soil in full sun to part shade. Avoid alkaline soil as this will cause yellowing of the leaves, protect from frost. CARE: Water frequently as Ixoras prefer humid conditions. Prune after flowering to maintain dense growth. If leaves begin to yellow following dry conditions, feed with a liquid fertiliser like eco-seaweed for lush green foliage. Protect from frost. HEIGHT & WIDTH: 50 cm H x 30 cm 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.