Clerodendrum L.

Common Name: Clerodendrum, Glorybower

Family: Lamiaceae

Published in: Sp. Pl. 2: 637. 1753.

Other: Type: C. infortunatum L. Greek: 'kleros' = chance, 'dendron' = tree. Stearn says this is "an allusion to the variable medicinal qualities" of these plants.

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