Images by (Aarti Khale– Id by Pankaj Kumar), Dinesh Valke & Surajit Koley


Bleeding Heart Vine, Bleeding Glory Bower, Bag Flower;   






Clerodendrum thomsoniae
Bleeding Heart Vine,  Climber
08 Oct 2010 Haldipura 






Flora of Haryana- Clerodendrum thomsoniae from Golden Nursery Karnal: Clerodendrum thomsoniae
From Golden Nursery Karnal 

Really nice one
I have yet to see it in Delhi

I have purchased 10 plants. it is easily available in Nurseries in Karnal

Few years back I saw it in Rajdhani Nursery, Jorbag,in Delhi. 



efloraindia: 221011 BRS 72: Pl. find the attached file contain photo of Bleeding Heart Vine (Clerodendrum thomsoniae). About 2 year old plant purchased from a private nursery at Coimbatore.  



SYMBIOSIS : 91: Attaching the 91st member of the series. In this image male of a Common Mormon is on the flower of Clerodendron thomsonae.



SYMBIOSIS 189:  Attaching an image of Common Crow butterfly on the flowers of Clerodendrum thomsoniae (Bleeding Heart).





identification no 070712sn1: Some more for id. I think it is RED Bleeding Heart (Clerodendrum speciosum). date/time:jan12

plant habit:shrub?
height:2-3 ft about
other info:-
by the way what stage of the flowering is it?

Could it be Clerodendrum thomsoniae
Do you have pictures of flowering?
found at the same spot as this
Yes … You are right
It is Clerodendrum thomsonae Balf. f.
The flower show wide range of variation in colour.




SYMBIOSIS : 205:  Attaching an image of Orchid Tit butterfly on the flower of Clerodendrum thomsoniae.







[EfloraofIndia_010212PD04_Clerodendrum thomsoniae_Flora of Odisha]:   sharing the images of Clerodendrum taken from roadside in Bhubaneswar.

Is this clerodendrum thomsoniae?

This is Clerodendrum thomsoniae but its an ornamental plant not wild one.

i agreed with … completely. I took the photograph near a tea stall. This is an ornamental plant definitely.




SYMBIOSIS At this time of the year, Clerodendrum thomsoni (commonly known as Bleeding Heart) blooms here. There are two types, one with calyx white and the other with calyx pink. Both attaracts butterflies and Sunbirds.
Attaching an image of female of a Purple Sunbird on Clerodendrum thomsoni.





identification no. 160413sn1 Attachments (5). 4 posts by 4 authors.
These are old pics., and I may have got the id. wrong. Please give the right id.

date/time:oct/nov 10
location:ambyvalley rd.mulshi/lonavala pune
plant habit:shrub?
height:3-4 ft.

i think this is Clerodendrum thomsoniae

I also think this is Clerodendrum thomsoniae , the bleeding heart vine. 



SYMBIOSIS : 386 : Attachments (1). 1 post by 1 author.

Attaching an image of a male of Great fggfly butterfly on the flowers of Clerodendrum thomsoni.



Hooghly : Clerodendrum thomsoniae Balf.f. :  Attachments (3). 1 post by 1 author.

This one again from the vendor selling saplings yesterday (3.8.13), looks like – /species/a—l/l/lamiaceae/clerodendrum/clerodendrum-thomsoniae



Clerodendrum Species For ID : MNP,Mumbai : 08FEB15 : AK-17 : 4 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (1)

Clerodendrum Species seen in Maharashtra Nature Park on 27/4/14.

For Species id please. 

Clerodendrum thomsoniae

Seems to be Clerodendrum thomsoniae

Thanks for the identification of this Clerodendrum from Mumbai.
I seem to be getting confused between C. thomsoniae and C. speciosum.



Sharing the image of Clerodendrum thomsoniae from Coimbatore.



Attached are pictures of Clerodendrum thomsoniae captured at Mumbai in October 2012.

Seeing it first time.  Thanks.



Lamiaceae (incl. Verbenaceae) Fortnight :: Verbenaceae :: Clerodendrum thomsoniae :: Kochi :: ARKMAY-35/35 : 1 post by 1 author. Attachments (2) 

Attached are pictures of Clerodendrum thomsoniae (variegated) captured at Kochi in September 2009.
This is also known as Bleeding hearts.



Clerodendrum thomsoniae Balf.f. … also placed in Verbenaceae
in Sagar Upvan on December 8, 2007 
at a resort in Burondi on April 11, 2009 



Attached images are Clerodendrum thomsoniae Balf.f from Assam



From Maharashtra Nature Park, Mumbai.



From Gangajal Nursery, Nasik.

usual bleeding heart very common



Malaysian rain forest plants – ID requested : 2 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (2)
Can any one help? These are from Malaysia. 

first one is Clerodendrum thomsoniae (bleeding heart) and second one may be Sterculia alata



Clerodendrum thomsoniae Balf.f. : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (3)

Location Gyaneswor, Kathmandu, Nepal
Elevation :  4600 ft.
Date : 21 August 2013
Habit : Cultivated



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