Clerodendrum colebrookeanum Walp.

 
  • Family : VERBENACEAE
    (Verbena Or Vervain Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : SAGVAN FAMILY (सागवान फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Lamiaceae
  • Synonym(s) : Clerodendrum glandulosum Coleb.),
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Clerodendrum colebrookeanum Walp.
  • Common name : East Indian Glory Bower
  • Vernacular name :
    • Nephaphu (Assamese)
    • Dieng jakangum, Dieng jalemkynthei (Khasi)
    • Phuihnam (Mizo)
    • Anpui (Nepali)
    • Nareihan (Tangkhul)
  • Habit : Shrub
  • Habitat : Roadsides, forest edges, moist, shady places and amidst bushes
  • Comments / notes : Traditionally, it is used in the treatment of various diseases due to its immense therapeutic potential
  • Key identification features : broadly ovate or cordate leaf blade with large peltate glands or glands on the abaxial surface of the leaf base and corymb thrysoid inflorescence
  • Flower, Fruit : August-December
  • Distribution :
    • Sikkim : Sikkim
  • Native : Tropical & Subtropical Asia
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • Endemism : North-East India
  • World Distribution : Bangladesh, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Laos, Lesser Sunda Is., Malaya, Myanmar, Nepal, Sumatera, Thailand, Tibet, Vietnam
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Clerodendrum colebrookeanum. Downloaded on 22 June 2024.

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