Ixora


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Ixora

 

a genus of evergreen shrubs or small trees of the family Rubiaceae with opposite or verticillate, entire, and large leaves. The fragrant flowers (20 or more in a corymb) may be pink, red, orange, or white. The corolla is long, slender-tubed, and wide-spreading. There are more than 200 species of Ixora in India, Ceylon, Java, Kalimantan, and other tropical regions; one species is found on Madagascar. Some species are cultivated as ornamentals in greenhouses and indoors. The species I. ferrea, found in the Antilles, has very durable wood.

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Entre as 10 especies de maior importancia neste ambiente estao Alchornea triplinervia, Ocotea silvestris, Ixora venulosa, Holocalyx balansae e Plinia rivularis, as quais substituiram Nectandra megapotamica, Machaerium stipitatum, Chrysophyllum gonocarpum, Ocotea diospyrifolia e Guarea kunthiana, de maior importancia na FES Submontana Tipica, o que pode estar associado a reducao na temperatura media anual e na fertilidade do solo.
Evaluation of wound healing and antimicrobial potentials of Ixora coccinea root extract.
Their medicinal plants (most herbs and some shrubs) were usually cultivated as ornamental plants, like Gendarussa vulgaris, Cordyline fruticosa, Catharanthus roseus, Polyscias scutellaria, Impatiens balsamina, Nopalea cochinellifera, Coleus blumei, Hibiscus rosa-sinensis, Phalaenopsis amabilis, Ixora macrothyrsa, Quisqualis indica, and Aloe vera.
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Users were encouraged to consider the objective repertory grid in Table 1, in which the elements were "Lalang Grass," "Arigated-leaf croton," "Cuphea," "Indian almond," "Money tree," "Crown of thorns" and "Pink ixora," and the constructs were "leaf shape," "leaf point," "leaf edge," and "number of leaf vein branches.
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