Clerodendrum chinense (Osbeck) Mabb.

This species is accepted, and its native range is Himalaya to S. China and Malesia. It is has environmental uses, as a medicine and for food.

[UPFC]
Distribution
Biogeografic region: Andean. Elevation range: 750–1560 m a.s.l. Cultivated in Colombia. Colombian departments: Antioquia, Chocó.
Habit
Subshrub.
Conservation
IUCN Red List Assessment (2021): LC.
Ecology
Habitat according IUCN Habitats Classification: forest and woodland, artificial - terrestrial.

[CPLC]

Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

Distribution
Cultivada en Colombia; Alt. 750 - 1560 m.; Andes.
Morphology General Habit
Subarbusto

[FTEA]

Verbenaceae, B. Verdcourt. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 1992

Morphology General Habit
Subshrub, or ± herbaceous, 0.9–1.8 m. tall; stems ± square, shortly pubescent.
Morphology Leaves
Leaves broadly ovate, 6–29 cm. long, 5–28 cm. wide, acute or acuminate at the apex, truncate to widely cordate at the base, usually coarsely serrate, sometimes 1–3-lobed, rather sparsely pubescent; petiole 2–23.5 cm. long.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Flowers strongly scented, in terminal compact many-flowered cymes 3–6 cm. long, 3.5–9 cm. wide; bracts lanceolate, leafy, scattered throughout the cymes, 1.5–3 cm. long, 0.3–1.2 cm. wide, acuminate.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Calyx usually red or purple, campanulate, 1–1.5 cm. long; lobes lanceolate, 4–10 mm. long, acuminate.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Corolla white or pink, funnel-shaped in common ‘flore pleno’ form but hypocrateriform in the single wild form, 1.5–2 cm. long.
Habitat
Waste ground, rocky places between experimental plots, etc.; 1650–1740 m.
Distribution
K4 T3 probably a native of China or S. tropical Asia but origin now not ascertainablewidespread cultivated and naturalized throughout tropical Asia, Oceania (where it is now a bad weed) and much of Africa and Americaprobably cultivated in East Africa

[UPFC]
Use Environmental
Environmental uses.
Use Food
Used for food.
Use Medicines
Medical uses.

Native to:

Andaman Is., Assam, Bolivia, Borneo, Cambodia, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Jawa, Malaya, Maluku, Myanmar, Nepal, Nicobar Is., Philippines, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Thailand, Vietnam

Introduced into:

Argentina Northwest, Ascension, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Belize, Bermuda, Cook Is., Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Fiji, Florida, Galápagos, Guatemala, Gulf of Guinea Is., Haiti, Hawaii, Honduras, India, Jamaica, Leeward Is., Lesser Sunda Is., Mexico Southeast, Mozambique, Nicaragua, Niue, Pakistan, Panamá, Paraguay, Puerto Rico, Seychelles, Society Is., Taiwan, Tanzania, Trinidad-Tobago, Tuamotu, Venezuela, Windward Is.

Clerodendrum chinense (Osbeck) Mabb. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 2011 Nguyen [HNK1296(de Kok 1206)], Vietnam K000249835 No
Jan 1, 2011 Phuong [HNK 574], Vietnam K000735135 No
Jan 1, 2011 Amith [1871], Mexico K000735247 No
Aug 31, 2006 Dr. King's Collector [302], Singapore K000784748 No
Aug 31, 2006 Spare, G.H. [SFN818], Malaysia K000784749 No
Aug 1, 2001 Lane, P. [327], Cameroon K000109105 No
Aug 1, 2001 Cable, S. [2540], Cameroon K000109104 No
Jun 1, 1999 Arouck Ferreira, J.D.C. [129], Alagoas K000013916 Yes
Jun 1, 1999 Blanchet [0], Bahia K000013915 Yes
Jun 1, 1999 Pinheiro, R.S. [1194], Bahia K000013913 No
Jun 1, 1999 Santos, T.S. [2165], Bahia K000013914 No
Jul 10, 1989 Hartley, T.G. [12312], Papua New Guinea K000804859 No
Jul 1, 1987 Bünnemeijer, H.A.B. [6235], Indonesia K000783981 No
Jul 1, 1987 Clemens, J. [21780], Malaysia K000783989 No
Jul 1, 1987 Mondi [148], Indonesia K000783992 No
Jul 1, 1987 Cuadra, A. [1445], Malaysia K000783987 No
Jul 1, 1987 Borssum Waalkes, J. van [1653], Indonesia K000783995 No
Jul 1, 1987 Chai, P. [33340], Malaysia K000783985 No
Jul 1, 1987 Beccari, O. [817], Indonesia K000783982 No
Jul 1, 1987 Riasa [1412], Malaysia K000783988 No
Jul 1, 1987 Bünnemeijer, H.A.B. [4442], Indonesia K000783983 No
Jul 1, 1987 Burbidge, F.W. [s.n.], Malaysia K000783990 No
Jul 1, 1987 Beccari, O. [818], Indonesia K000783984 No
Jul 1, 1987 Keith, H.G. [9073], Malaysia K000783986 No
Jul 1, 1987 Patrick [1851], Malaysia K000783991 No
Jul 1, 1987 Horsfield, T. [s.n.], Indonesia K000783993 No
Jul 1, 1987 Borssum Waalkes, J. van [1671], Indonesia K000783994 No
Riedel, L. [s.n.], Indonesia K000783980 Unknown type material Yes
Bruce, H. [Cat. no. 1805], Bangladesh Clerodendrum fragrans K001114239 Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 1805], India Clerodendrum fragrans K001114240 Yes
Preston, T.A. [s.n.], Brazil Clerodendrum fragrans K001218607 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 1805] Clerodendrum fragrans K001114241 Yes
Silva, L.A.M. [2610], Brazil Clerodendrum fragrans K001218606 Yes
Horsfield, T. [800], Indonesia Clerodendrum macradenium K000785730 Unknown type material Yes
Griffith, W. [6055], Bangladesh Clerodendrum lasiocephalum K000910200 Yes
Jan 1, 2009 Amith, J. [1187], Mexico Clerodendrum fragrans var. pleniflorum K000248755 No
Fróes, R.L. [1708], Brazil Clerodendrum fragrans var. pleniflorum K001218609 Yes
Krukoff, B.A. [1708], Brazil Clerodendrum fragrans var. pleniflorum K001218610 Yes
Glaziou, A.F.M. [9541], Brazil Clerodendrum fragrans var. pleniflorum K001218608 Yes

First published in Plant-book, reimpr.: 707 (1989)

Accepted by

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  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Jørgensen, P.M., Nee, M.H. & Beck., S.G. (eds.) (2013). Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Bolivia Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 127: 1-1741. Missouri Botanical Garden.
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