Clerodendrum species are trees, erect or rambling shrubs, rarely herbs. Branches terete, quadrangular, glabrous or pubescent. Leaves simple. Flowers and foliage, Clerodendrum indicum (Turk’s turban); flowers and foliage. Enchanting Floral Gardens of Kula, Maui, Hawaii, USA. Clerodendrum is a genus of flowering plants in the family Lamiaceae. Its common names (as C. serratum (L.) Moon); Volkameria aculeata L. (as C. aculeatum (L. ) Schltdl.) Volkameria glabra () Mabb. & (as C. glabrum ) .
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The flowers are protandrous. Department of Agriculture and Food Western Australia, pp.
Kitts, Trinidad, and Guiana by Grisebach, Journal of the Botanical Research Institute of Texas, 3 2: Apuntes para la flora de Puerto Rico. User Group specific search options Title.
However, benefits to ecosystems not specific to humans are best treated under Clerodenfrum statement what happens when the organism is removed. Corolla red to yellow, pink, or white.
It has been intentionally introduced across temperate and tropical regions as an ornamental, is known to have escaped from cultivation Standley,and is now established in the Neotropics. This mating system combines dichogamy and herkogamy.
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Seasonal butterfly diversity in the adjacent areas of the upper Neora Valley National Park, a part Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, The species is considered native to temperate and tropical Asia including southern China, India, Malaysia and possibly the Philippines Brown, Moon Volkameria aculeata L. Title Foliage and developing fruits. Klaus Kubitzki editor and Joachim W.
Last update on Considering the widespread distribution, rapid growth rate, and ability to reproduce both by seed and vegetatively, this species has potential to negatively impact environments, but based on the current data it appears to be more of a common weed and does not pose a significant threat to native ecosystems where it has been introduced. Huxley, Mark Griffiths, and Margot Levy editors.
Among its many uses in Ayurvedic and traditional medicine, the plant indlcum known to be used to treat asthma, coughs, fever, atrophy, consumption, skin problems such as pemphigus, herpes, scrofula, and rheumatism, and is used as a tonic Watt, ; Khare, ; Quattrocchi, ; Duke, Superintendent of Government Printers.
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Also includes information referring to territorial extension of the individual or group in terms of its activities feeding, mating, etc. Description Top of page Shrub, 1. In any event, the source must be explicitly quoted. The results of this study cast doubt, once again, upon ijdicum monophyly of Clerodendrum.
Flora of Cletodendrum College campus, Pune, India: The following species are cultivated in the UK: While the species has been recorded for much of the West Indies and the Guiana Shield, it is not well represented in other parts of South America, continental Africa, or Europe, and has not been reported, for example, in Forzza et al. General description of the sites where the clerodendrun is found ecosystem, forest, environment or microhabitat.
Ina study of DNA sequences showed that the monospecific Australian genus Huxleya was embedded in a clade of Clerodendrum species that had formerly been placed in Volkameria. Catalogue of the Seed Plants of the West Indies.
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Clerodendrum indicum (Turk’s turban)
Regnum Vegetabile see External links below. Clerodendrum villosum Blume Clerodendrum wallichii Merr. The other is mostly Asian.
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