Clerodendrum heterophyllum (Poir.) R.Br.
Ait., Hort.Kew. edn 2,4:64 (1812)

Conservation Code: Not threatened
Naturalised Status: Native to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Thursday 9 October 1997

Low, much-branched shrub, 1-3 m high. Fl. white.


Beard’s Provinces: Northern Province.

IBRA Regions: Central Kimberley.

IBRA Subregions: Hart.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Halls Creek.

Scientific Description
Chris Hollister and Kevin Thiele, Monday 15 May 2017

Shrubs. Stems, cross section more or less circular. Peltate scales absent. Leaves 15-50 mm long, 5-10 mm wide, opposite, entire, not bullate, not viscid. Margins entire. Bracteoles absent. Bracts present. 0.5-0.7. mm long Pedicel present, 6.5-9 mm long, peltate scales absent (glabrous). Calyx with five lobes, 1.2-1.4 mm long, not bullate. Corolla white or cream, 17-19 mm long, Dots or stripes in throat absent, not viscid, with four stamens, style 28-31 mm long, filament 6-10 mm long, anthers 2-2.2 mm long. Appendage absent. Flowering time January (?), February (?), March (?), April (?), May (?), June (?), July (?), August (?), September (?), October (?), November (?) or December (?).