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Ixora coccinea 'Maui Yellow'

Family: Rubiaceae
Genus: Ixora (iks-OR-uh) (Info)
Species: coccinea (kok-SIN-ee-uh) (Info)
Cultivar: Maui Yellow

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Tropicals and Tender Perennials

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

3-6 in. (7-15 cm)

USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)
USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)
USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)
USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)
USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun


Bloom Color:
Gold (Yellow-Orange)
Bright Yellow

Bloom Time:
Late Spring/Early Summer
Mid Summer
Late Summer/Early Fall


Other details:
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Soil pH requirements:
5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
From woody stem cuttings

Seed Collecting:
Remove fleshy coating on seeds before storing

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1 positive
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

Positive jasonc On Mar 31, 2005, jasonc from Parrish, FL (Zone 9a) wrote:

Very beautiful bush for Florida. This color is just outstanding for our landscape around here. I'll post a picture soon.


This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

San Leandro, California
Fort Myers, Florida
Parrish, Florida
Hilo, Hawaii
North Augusta, South Carolina
Port Lavaca, Texas

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