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Scientific name of Ixora: Ixora coccinea
Name of Ixora in different languages:-
English: Jungle geranium, Flame of wood, Sacred Ixora
Sanskrit: Parasik, Yavani, Paranti, Patali, Raktala
Hindi: Rugmini रुग्मिनी, Rangan, Ranjan
Malayalam: Chethi-ചെത്തി, Tetti- തെറ്റി, Techi-തെച്ചി, Kattutechi.
It is a medium evergreen shrub, grows to the height of 1 meter, dense, multi-branched, commonly grow up to 2 m. height.The leaves are glossy, leathery, oblong, about 10 cm long, margin entire, and opposite pairs or whorled on the stems.Flowers are fire red in color, tubular, scarlet, in dense rounded, flowering seen throughout the year.
Useful plant parts:
Root, The leaves, and Flowers
It is used to treat flatulence, diarrhea, skin diseases, colic, ulcers, wounds, indigestion, as an antiseptic
Peol, ursolic acid, oleanolic acid, lecocyanadin, anthocyanins, proanthocyanidins, kaempferol, quercetin, sitosterol, rutin.