Plant ID forum: Do you know what this is?

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Name: Lynne
Houston, TX. Zone 9b (Zone 9b)
Enjoys or suffers hot summers I helped beta test the first seed swap Million Pollinator Garden Challenge
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LynneHTx
Nov 24, 2016 7:35 PM CST
A friend posted this to Facebook asking what it is. It was in a planter outside a nursing home in Mississippi.
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Thanks in advance.

Name: Carol
Santa Ana, ca
Sunset zone 22, USDA zone 10 A.
Charter ATP Member Hummingbirder Lover of wildlife (Black bear badge) Orchids Region: California Plant Identifier
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ctcarol
Nov 24, 2016 7:39 PM CST
Ixora, I believe
Name: Carter Mayer
Houston, TX (Zone 9b)
Tropicals Adeniums Plant Identifier
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Carter
Nov 24, 2016 8:33 PM CST
Agreed. Definitely Ixora. I think Ixora chinensis since it has the rounded flower petal tips (I. coccinea has pointed flower petal tips).

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Name: Lynne
Houston, TX. Zone 9b (Zone 9b)
Enjoys or suffers hot summers I helped beta test the first seed swap Million Pollinator Garden Challenge
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LynneHTx
Nov 25, 2016 12:33 PM CST
Thanks @carter and @ctcarol.
Name: Carol
Santa Ana, ca
Sunset zone 22, USDA zone 10 A.
Charter ATP Member Hummingbirder Lover of wildlife (Black bear badge) Orchids Region: California Plant Identifier
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ctcarol
Nov 25, 2016 3:48 PM CST
I tip my hat to you.

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