Ixora casei – Giant Red Ixora

Other notes

A large exotic shrub often cultivated for its flowers. It looks like Red Ixora but differs in larger habit, bigger leaves and petiolate leaves.

 

References:

WFO (2023): World Flora Online. Accessed on 24 Jan 2023. URL: http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000218291.

CABI (2023). Accessed on 24 Jan 2023. URL: https://www.cabidigitallibrary.org/doi/10.1079/cabicompendium.110261.

eFlora of India (2023). Accessed on 24 Jan 2023. URL: https://efloraofindia.com/2011/12/13/ixora-casei-1/.

Page citation

Kawthankar, N. 2024. Ixora casei Hance – Giant Red Ixora. In Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 4.12. Published by the Indian Foundation for Butterflies. URL: https://www.ifoundbutterflies.org/ixora-casei, accessed 2024/02/22.