Related to the gardenia and coffee plant, the drought-tolerant Ixora is an excellent shrub for hot summer days. Although the Ixora is a native to Asia, it grows well in tropical parts of the U.S. like Houston and Florida.
Type: Tropical Shrub
Exposure: Partial to Full sun.
Colors: Red, orange, yellow, pink.
Care: Fertilize; needs well drained acidic soil; will not tolerate freezing weather