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Common Name

Fireworks; it is also known as firecracker, Philippine glory-bower, or starburst bush. CABI prefers the name bronze-leaved clerodendrum.

Scientific Name

Clerodendrum quadriloculare. It is a member of the Lamiaceae.

AUTHORS Grahame Jackson, Aradhana Deesh & Mani Mua
Information from CABI (2019) Clerodendrum quadriloculare (bronzed-leaved clerodendrum). Invasive Species Compendium. (; and from Pacific Island Ecosystems at Risk (2013) Clerodendrum quadriloculare. ( Photos 1-4 Forest and Kim Star, Star Environmental,

Produced with support from the Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research under project HORT/2016/185: Responding to emerging pest and disease threats to horticulture in the Pacific islands, implemented by the University of Queensland, in association with the Pacific Community and Koronivia Research Station, Ministry of Agriculture, Fiji.

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