Clerodendrum philippinum Schauer

 
  • Family : VERBENACEAE
    (Verbena Or Vervain Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : SAGVAN FAMILY (सागवान फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Lamiaceae
  • Synonym(s) : Volkameria fragrans Vent.; Clerodendru fragrans Hort. ex Vent.; Clerodendrum lasiocephalum C.B.Clarke
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Clerodendrum chinense (Osb.) Mabberley
  • Common name : Chinese Glory Bower, Cashmere bouqet, Galse Pikake, Blory Bush, Scent Malli
  • Vernacular name :
    • Mysore malligai (Tamil)
    • Dilbahar, Mysore malle (Telugu)
    • Paenupparuthi chedi, Mysore malligai (Tamil)
    • Ammam, Chendumulla, Motormohini (Malayalam)
  • Habit : Shrub
  • Habitat : Planted
  • Comments / notes : Flowers are sweet scented. Often planted in gardens and runs wild along slopes.
  • Flower, Fruit : Throughout the year
  • Distribution :
    • Karnataka : Chikkamagaluru district, Kodagu (Coorg) district
    • Kerala : All districts of Kerala
  • Native : Indo-China
  • World Distribution : India, China, Sri Lanka, Myanmar, Pakistan
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature :
    • Pullaiah et al., 2011 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 4
    • R. S. Rao and S. H. Sreeramulu, 1986 - Flora of Srikakulam District
    • Matthew, K.M., The Flora of Tamil Nadu Carnatic, Vol.3 (1). Diocesan Press, Madras. 1983
    • Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI.
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Clerodendrum philippinum. Downloaded on 25 June 2024.

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