Ixora laxiflora

Ixora laxiflora


Rubiaceae


Habit

Shrub


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Upper Guinean Forest


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

Ixora divaricata


Author (Species)

Sm.


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

Opera Bot. 9: 116


Vouchers

Bos 2088 (BR, K, WAG); Leeuwenberg 4887 (BR, K, WAG)


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

Shrub or treelet of coastal thickets, inland forests and riparian forest; leathery leaves simple, opposite, with interpetiolar stipules with hairs inside; blade elliptic – obovate, acuminate, with ± 10 pairs of laterals. There is a coastal variety: Ixora laxiflora var. linderi, growing close to the sea.

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