Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Document and Entity Information

Document and Entity Information (USD $)
12 Months Ended
Oct. 31, 2013
Jan. 24, 2014
Apr. 30, 2013
Document Type 10-K    
Amendment Flag false    
Document Period End Date Oct. 31, 2013    
Trading Symbol lxrp    
Entity Registrant Name LEXARIA CORP.    
Entity Central Index Key 0001348362    
Current Fiscal Year End Date --10-31    
Entity Filer Category Smaller Reporting Company    
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   16,931,452  
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes    
Entity Voluntary Filers No    
Entity Well Known Seasoned Issuer No    
Entity Public Float     $ 570,547
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2013    
Document Fiscal Period Focus FY