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Taxon: Clerodendrum thomsoniae Balf.

 
Genus: Clerodendrum
Family: Lamiaceae (alt.Labiatae)
Subfamily: Ajugoideae
Nomen number: 192
Place of publication: Edinburgh New Philos. J. ser. 2, 15:233. 1862 "thomsonae"
Link to protologue:
Comment: spelling corrected in accordance with Melbourne ICN Art. 60.12 and Rec. 60C.1(b)
Name Verified on: 15-Sep-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 21-May-2013
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 3 (1 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • bagflower  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • bleeding glory-bower  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • bleeding-heart-vine  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • glorytree  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • kletternder Losstrauch  (Source: Zander Ency) - German
  • brokklerodendrum  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Hortus 3; Dict Gard; F Ceylon); ornamental (fide Hortus 3; Dict Gard; F Ceylon)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • WEST-CENTRAL TROPICAL AFRICA: Cameroon, Zaire
    • WEST TROPICAL AFRICA: Ghana, Mali, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone


    Cultivated (widely cult. in tropics & subtropics)

    Naturalized (widely natzd. in tropics & subtropics)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Burkill, H. M. The useful plants of west tropical Africa. (Use Pl WT Afr)
  3. Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. (F Ceylon)
  4. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  5. Exell, A. W. et al., eds. Flora zambesiaca. (F Zamb)
  6. Görts-van Rijn, A. R. A., ed. Flora of the Guianas. (F Guianas)
  7. Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim. (F Bhutan)
  8. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  9. Keay, R. W. J. & F. N. Hepper Flora of west tropical Africa, ed. 2. (F WT Afr)
  10. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  11. Moldenke, H. N. 1980. A sixth summary of the Verbenaceae, Avicenniaceae, Stilbaceae, Chloanthaceae, Symphoremaceae, Nyctanthaceae, and Eriocaulaceae of the world as to valid taxa, geographic distribution and synonymy Phytologia Mem. 2:1-629.
  12. Rueda, R. M. 1993. The genus Clerodendrum (Verbenaceae) in Mesoamerica Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 80:883.
  13. Smith, A. C. Flora vitiensis nova. (F Viti)

Check other web resources for Clerodendrum thomsoniae Balf. :

  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=192. Accessed 15 November 2018.