August 04, 2015

Botanical Names: Ixora Nora Grant Pink

Kingdom: Plantae
Subkingdom: Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision: Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division: Magnoliophyta or Angiosperms – Flowering plants
Class: Magnoliopsida – Dicots
Subclass: Asteridae
Order: Rubiales
Family: Rubiaceae (The Coffee family)
Botanical name: Ixora coccinea
Common Name: Ixora Nora Grant
Habit: Perennial Shrub

Nora Grant is one of the popular hybrids of Ixora coccinea. Dense clusters of star shaped florets are bright pink in color. Ixora plants are best used as a hedge. This plant blooms throughout the year. 

ixora coccinea
ixora coccinea
ixora coccinea
ixora coccinea
ixora coccinea
ixora coccinea
ixora coccinea
ixora coccinea

Location: My garden at Kottayam, Kerala