IXORA – DWARF

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COMMON NAME Dwarf Ixora
BOTANICAL NAME Ixora Coccinea
HEIGHT 3′
WIDTH 2′
EVERGREEN
COLD TOLERANCE 33° F
SOIL TYPE Well drained
WATERING REQUIREMENTS After planting in ground, water every day for 2 weeks.Week 3 and week 4, water deeply twice a week. From week 5 forward water deeply once or twice a week. Supplement with water during droughts and the hot, dry months to keep your plant lush and thriving. Reduce watering in the Winter when growth slows.
DROUGHT TOLERANCE Medium
SALT TOLERANCE Medium
FERTILIZING Sparingly use well-balanced, slow release, granular azalea/camellia /gardenia/ixora fertilizer as instructed on the packaging. Avoid getting fertilizer on the leaves, flowers, stems, and trunks. Do not allow fertilizer to clump, be sure to disperse evenly. Clumped fertilizer can potentially burn roots, potentially harming or killing a plant. Do not over-fertilize, as this will result in more foliage and less flowers.
COLOR Pink or red
MONTH OF COLOR Spring to Summer
FRUIT
COMMENTS Beautiful blooms during the warm months. Full sun to part shade. Not as fungus resistant as Maui Ixora.
PRICE 3 gallon $13