Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


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Shrub
Perennial

Non-native: east Asia
Documented growing wild in GA NC -

Rare, cultivated & strongly naturalized

Look for it on roadsides, streambanks, per Weakley's Flora

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full sun ...Moist ...Variable

LEAVES:
Deciduous
Simple
Opposite

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall
White/Red
Bilaterally symmetrical
5-lobed calyx
5-lobed corolla
4 stamens, attached to corolla tube

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Blue
Drupe

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Lamiids: Lamiales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Clerodendrum trichotomum var. ferrugineum   FAMILY Lamiaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Clerodendrum trichotomum var. ferrugineum   FAMILY Verbenaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Harlequin Glorybower