Holmskioldia sanguinea Retz., Observ. Bot. 6: 31 1791. (Syn: Hastingia coccinea Sm.; Hastingia scandens Roxb.; Holmskioldia rubra Pers.; Holmskioldia sanguinea f. aurantiaca Yin Yin Kyi & DeFilipps; Holmskioldia sanguinea f. citrina Moldenke; Holmskioldia scandens Sweet; Platunum rubrum A.Juss.);
Chinese hat, Cup and Saucer, Parasol Flower, Mandarins hat • Hindi: कपनी Kapni • manipuri: খৰমলৈথোঙ Kharamleithong;
TSP-MAY2016-03-332: Images of Holmskioldia sanguinea (Lamiaceae) : 4 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (5)
It is my pleasure to share few images of Holmskioldia sanguinea (Lamiaceae)
Habit: A scrambling shrub
Habitat: Cultivated as an ornamental hedge plant
Sighting: Mudigere and Sakaleshpur, Karnataka, about 1000 msl
Date: 12-09-2014, 12-12-2014 and 28-04-2016
Wonderful close ups.
yes this is the familiar one
TSP-MAY2016-04-333: Images of Holmskioldia sanguinea (Lamiaceae)……A yellow variant. : 4 posts by 3 authors.
It is my pleasure to share few images of Holmskioldia sanguinea (Lamiaceae)……An yellow variant
Habit: A scrambling shrub
Habitat: Cultivated as an ornamental hedge plant,
Sighting: Mudigere, Chikmagalur, Karnataka, about 1000 msl
I have grown once and seen a few but they were all reddich/orange sets
Straggling Shrub for ID, Auroville, Tamil Nadu NAW-MAR17-10 : 6 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (6)
Kindly identify this straggling shrub with ornamental orange flowers, photographed at Auroville, Tamil Nadu in a private garden in March 2017.
Habit similar to Bouganvillea vine but not having any spines. My guess is that it is an exotic species.
Cup and Saucer plant?
Yes – this is Holmskioldia sanguinea – following your hint i found it in the flowers of india website.
Good to know it is “native” to the Indian Subcontinent though not to Tamil Nadu.
Lamiaceae (Incl. Verbenaceae) Fortnight: Holmskioldia sanguinea from Kangra- NS May 38/38 : 2 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (6)
This shrub was recorded from outskirts of Kangra town, H.P.
Holmskioldia sanguinea …
this is what i am talking about you have these (also … and … of course) plants from nature
i asked in another thread
Lamiaceae (Incl. Verbenaceae) Fortnight: Holmskioldia sanguinea from Morni Hills- NS May 76/76 : 2 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (6)
Holmskioldia sanguinea: Holmskioldia sanguinea Retz. (Verbenaceae). It is blooming now.
Holmskioldia sanguinea for sure. Common name chinese hat due to the nature of the flowers.
Lamiaceae & Verbenaceae Week: Chinese hat – Holmskioldia sanguinea from Murnaadu: Chinese hat. Holmskioldia sanguinea Verbenaceae Native Shrub Murnaadu, Kodagu (Coorg), Karnataka
02 Sept 2009
One of the ornamental plants in Mysore city. A hardy shrub. The shrub is also in full bloom nearby my house. The habit is similar to Bougainvillea. In fact from a distance the plant can be easily confused for Bougainvillea. I will upload the photographs in a separate posting, as there is no provision to attach a file to this thread.
Sending herewith the photographs of chinese hat (Holmskioldia sanguinea), in full bloom.
An ornamental plant, which can be easily confused for Bougainvillea.
Place : Mysore city- Bogadi area. Photographed on 7.7.2011.
Holmskioildea sanguinea Retz. (Yellow form)
Holmskioldia sanguinea. Known as Cup- and- saucer plant or Chinese hat plant.
I have a plant with red flowers. Didn’t know there is a variety with yellow flowers.
Yes Commonly the flowers are reddish.
In fact the name sanguinea indicates the colour red
The plant List mentions two other synonyms which may be due to colour variation.
Needs further exploration.
Holmskioldia sanguinea f. aurantiaca Yin Yin Kyi & DeFilipps Synonym WCSP
Holmskioldia sanguinea f. citrina Moldenke
Flower for ID – 120812 – RK1: Have seen this flower in red but seeing in this colour for first
time. Shrub – pic taken 12/08/12 at Lalbagh Botanical Garden,Bangalore. request ID.
Sharing the images of Chinesh Hat from Coimbatore: Sharing the images of Chinese hat (Holmskioldia sanguinea) from NBNP, Anaikatti, Coimbatore.
Yes very nice, I had one of these in my home (another time, another time zone) way back when, but the skirt was red…. I wonder if this is available in nurseries in India… in kolkata to be precise.. would any member in kolkata know of any?
Holmskioldia sanguinea- Frm Pune: Holmskioldia sanguinea, Verbenaceae from ILS campus, Pune, Dated- 14 th Jan 12.
so cute Thanks for sharing
Nice set of pictures.
Her is my link.
Holmskioldia sanguinea Retz. from Guwahati.: Attached images are Holmskioldia sanguinea Retz.
Date : 02/12/2012
Location: Guwahati [Dist- Kamrup(Metro)]
Family : Verbenaceae
Genus & species : Holmskioldia sanguinea Retz
Habitat: Grows wild on hilly area
Habit : Large shrub, scandent.
Flower : Red in colour.
Calyx : Scarlet orange red
need id for this plant : Attachments (1). 5 posts by 3 authors.
Resized picture, request help with id
The plant with the orange flower is Holnaskiolda sanguinea.
Common names-Chinese hat, Cup & saucer, Parasol flower and Mandarin’s hat.
Red flowers from Assam : Attachments (1). 2 posts by 2 authors.
This is Holmskioldia sanguinea….. the Cup and Saucer Plant…
Flower for id – ID08042014SH1 : Attachments (1). 5 posts by 3 authors.
Flower for Id pl.
Location –Manas National Park,Guwahati.
cup and saucer
Isn’t Breynia retusa known as cup ans saucer plant ? Those flowers are different !
It is not Breynia retusa. The earlier identification is correct, i.e. Holmskioldia.
I know it is not Breynia retusa. But I was reffering to the common name Cup and saucer plant. I thought “Cup and saucer” is the common name of Breynia retusa.
pls validate.Homskioldia sanguinea.011014.RT-3 : 5 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (3).
pls validate. Homskioldia sanguinea/ H.citrina. ‘Parasol flower, Mandarin’s hat’.
Yes, it is
Beautiful pics and rightly identified..
Lamiaceae (inc. Verbenaceae) Fortnight: Verbenaceae-Holmskioldia sanguinea Retz from Assam –KD 01MAY 2015 : 2 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (4)
Attached images are Holmskioldia sanguinea Retz.
Location : Assam
Date : 2012
Family : Verbenaceae
Lamiaceae (incl. Verbenaceae) Fortnight :: Holmskioldia sanguinea :: garden in Mumbai :: DVMAY81/81 : 1 post by 1 author. 2 images.
Holmskioldia sanguinea Retz. … also placed in Verbenaceae
at Sagar Upvan on April 14, 2012
Lamiaceae (incl. Verbenaceae) Fortnight :: Verbenaceae :: Holmskioldia sanguinea :: SMPMAY56/56 : 2 posts by 2 authors. 2 images.
last time i saw this flowers… it was in my garden, 30 or more years ago, had rescued it from an abandoned part of a large nursery…
Lamiaceae (incl. Verbenaceae) Fortnight :: Verbenaceae :: Holmskioldia sanguinea :: Dharamshala :: ARKMAY-38/38 : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (3)
Attached are pictures of Holmskioldia sanguinea (red variety) captured at a resort in Dharamshala in October 2014.
Oh I didn’t know it’s from Lamiaceae
Lamiaceae (incl. Verbenaceae) Fortnight :: Verbenaceae :: Holmskioldia sanguinea :: Mumbai :: ARKMAY-39/39 : 4 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (2)
Attached are pictures of Holmskioldia sanguinea (yellow variety) captured at Sagar Upvan, Mumbai in February 2013.
nice. was there a id label or did somebody leading the tour id it?
Thanks… This was clicked in a garden, there was no label.
But this is common in gardens here… I am not aware if the yellow variety has a different ID…..
oh. nice. wonder why does it not come to the east coast?
TSP-MAY2016-32-359:Images of Holmskioldia sanguinea (Lamiaceae) : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (5)
It is my pleasure to present a few more images of an yellow variant of Holmskioldia sanguinea (Lamiaceae)
Habitat: Cultivated- Ornamental
Sighting: Chikmagalur, Karnataka, about 1200 msl
Holmskioldia sanguinea Retz. (accepted name) : 2 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (10)
Location: Godawari, Nepal
Altitude: 5000 ft.
Date: 10 January 2017
Nepali Names : झुले फूल Jhule Phool / घण्टि फूल Ghanti Phool/ अपुतो Aputo
Beautiful pale green flowers: Does anybody know what this flower/ plant is called. From a distance, it looked like there were leaves of different coloration on the plant, but on a closer look the pale green leaves turned out to be the most exquisite of flowers!
This could be Holmskioldia sanguinea.
Holmskioldia sanguinea :: Dattaji Salvi Udyan :: 05 MAY 18 : 4 posts by 3 authors. 2 images.
Dattaji Salvi Udyan Thane
Date: May 5, 2018 … Altitude: about 11 m (36 feet) asl
Holmskioldia sanguinea Retz.
Chinese hat plant. This is common in Mysore city as well. During luxurious growth & flowering it looks like a bougenvilliea bush. Beautiful close ups.
Holmskioldia sanguinea Retz. : 4 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (8)- around 400 kb each.
Location: Godawari, Nepal
Altitude: 1475 m.
Date: 21 November 2018
Habit: May be cultivated
Yes. Chinese hat plant. Common in Mysore.
M.P01 : 4 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (5)
Need ID of this plant from Panchmrhi, Madhya Pradesh.
12 December 19
Holmskioldia sanguinea Retz.
yes, Parasol plant, a lamiaceae. or popularly known in Florida as a cup and saucer plant.
the color i remember was orangish red flowers. not this bright dark red, blood like color
In europe, it was prized: https://www.monaconatureencyclopedia.com/holmskioldia-sanguinea/?lang=en
when i first saw it almost 40 years it was in a nursery Florida near the highway on the way to Miami.
it was so unique we all were impressed and remember to this day.
but were sad when locally, and this unique plant, later escaped and became weedy
some very nice herbarium pages :
MY question, … is this an isolated plant or is it part of a colony?
Thanks … Only single plant of mentioned species is growing on bank of small pond.
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