Flower Database

Ixora duffii

Basic information
Flower Name
Ixora duffii
Formal Name
Ixora duffii
Alias
Giant red ixora, Malay ixora, Ixora duffii
Habitat
Sumatra island
Morph
Evergreen shrub
Comment
Ixora duffii (scientific name: Ixora duffii) is a tropical evergreen shrub of the Rubiaceae family, from Sumatra Island. The leaves are large and wide, glossy and rounded. A large number of cruciform florets gathered in the scattering inflorescence bloom in a hemispherical shape. A member of SantaCa, big reddish flowers bloom than Ixora coccinea (scientific name: Ixora coccinea). The flower language is "dignity."
Common name: Ixora duffii, scientific name: Ixora duffii, aka: Giant red ixora, Malay ixora, origin: Sumatra Island, living type: evergreen shrub, tree height: 100 to 300 cm, leaf color: glossy dark green color, leaf shape: large wide oval shape · bevelled shape, leaf order: contraceptive, radial symmetry, inflorescence shape: scattered inflorescence, corolla : Flower color: bright red color, flowering period: anniversary (especially, May to August), flower diameter: 10 cm, flower exiting place : Shoot apex and axilla, fruit type: stone fruit, Note: toxic plants, uses: gardening, hedges, cut flowers.
Detailed information
Order
Gentianales
Family
Rubiaceae
Genus
Ixora
Species
I. duffii
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Corymb
Petal shape
Car
Leaf type
Oblong
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
(sub-) Tropical area
Color
Red, Orange
Season
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Height
100  ~ 300  [cm]
Diameter
10  ~ 10