Colour plate of Ixora Jacunda Sri Lanka

Colour plate of Ixora Jucunda
Colour plate of Ixora Jucunda

Custodian: University of Glasgow Library Special Collections

Reference: Spec Coll RQ 473

Ixora is a genus of flowering plant of the Rubiaceae family. The Ixora Jucunda is endemic to Sri Lanka, where it can be found in wet, evergreen forests. In conservation terms its status is vulnerable.

Joseph Dalton Hooker; Henry Trimmen, A Handbook to the Flora of Ceylon, vol. 7, London: 1893–1900, plate LII (University of Glasgow Library Special Collections, RQ 473)