Common Name: Trogon Ixora
Trogon ixora is an evergreen shrub or small tree growing up to 8 metres tall[
It is sometimes harvested from the wild for use as walking sticks[
], whilst the plant is also sometimes grown as an ornamental for its handsome foliage and fragrant flowers[
Southeast Asia - Malaysia, Indonesia.
Lowland and hill forest[
|Other Uses Rating||
|Cultivation Status||Ornamental, Wild
Succeeds in full sun and in partial shade[
]. Grows best in a humus-rich, moist but well-drained soil[
The stems are used locally as walking sticks[
Cuttings of short-jointed, semi-ripe, non-flowering wood. Pot each cutting up singly and keep in a humid, shaded position at around 25°c until rooted[
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