Clerodendrum minahassae Teijsm. & Binn., Natuurk. Tijdschr. Ned.-Indië 25: 409 1863. (Syn: Clerodendrum blancoi Náves ex Fern.-Vill.; Clerodendrum minahassae var. grandicalyx Moldenke; Siphoboea commersonii Baill.);
White Flowers For ID : Lalbagh,Bangalore : 310712 : AK-3: A small tree with white flowers, I was told the flowers are very fragrant in the evenings.
They remind me of the Posoqueria flowers which I have posted earlier.
Length of flower about 4 inches.
You have got my unidentified flower identified. Thanks a lot.
On searching the net, it does look like Clerodendrum minahassae.
Request Tree ID 126 – Lalbagh, Bangalore: … also put some pictures but I am not able to find it.
Lamiaceae (including Verbenaceae) Fortnight : Verbenaceae : Clerodendrum minahassae : Lalbagh,Bangalore : 19MAY15 : AK-46 : 46/48 : 2 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (4)
Seen at the Lalbagh Botanical Gardens, Bangalore.
Thanks for sharing the unusuals