Ixora sunset

Plant Details

Family:

Rubiaceae

Common Name:

Ixora

Scientific Name:

Ixora coccinea

Other details:

Ixoras prefer a soil rich in organics and slightly acidic in ph. They will grow in other higher ph soils, but generally need iron supplementation through foliar feeding to hold their leaf color.

Plant Care

Bloom color:

Yellow

Sun Exposure:
 No Sun 

Drought Tolerance:

WaterWaterWater

Fertilization recommended for plants in Aruba:

     
Products recommended: Fertilizers:

Potassium Nitrate
13-0-44

Iron Chelated

Azalea, Gardenia Fertilizer
8-4-8

Miracid
30-10-10 

Insect & disease: Biological product
(Prod used by Fantastic Gardens)
OMRI
Conventional product
Scales Botanigard  Imidacloprid 
Repeat after one week with M-Pede
Mealy Bugs Trilogy
(Neem Extract)
Imidacloprid Repeat after one week with M-Pede
Aphids Naturalyte  Sevin