Clerodendrum floribundum R.Br. var. floribundum
Brown, R. (1810) Prodr. : 511.
Lolly Bush; Abundant Clerodendron; Thurkoo; Clerodendrum; Clerodendrum, Smooth; Clerodendron, Abundant; Smooth Clerodendrum
A small tree not exceeding 30 cm dbh. Blaze often conspicuously layered.
Calyx lobes persistent.
Features not available.
Queensland Herbarium does not recognise the varieties and treats them all at species level.
A food plant for the larval stages of the Common Tit Butterfly. Common & Waterhouse (1981).
Not commonly cultivated though this is a hardy and adaptable shrub. Large terminal clusters of long tubular flowers are followed by black fruits in the red calyx. This plant used medicinally by Aborigines, wood decoction drunk for aches and pains. Cribb (1981).