Ixora baileyana Bridson & L.G.Adams
Adams, L.G., Bridson, D.M. & Robbrecht, E. (1987) Kew Bulletin 42: 214. Type: Based on Lasianthus graciliflorus.
Usually flowers and fruits as a shrub about 1-2 m tall.
Cotyledons +/- cordate, about 10-15 x 10-18 mm. Cotyledonary stipules present. First pair of leaves +/- spathulate, opposite, petiole short. At the tenth leaf stage: leaf blade +/- spathulate, apex variable, often rounded, base attenuate but abruptly narrowed into the short petiole. Stipules interpetiolar, about 3-9 mm long, each stipule ending in a spur-like projection. Seed germination time 90 to 174 days.