Bunga-bunga liar Malaysia
(Wild flowers of Malaysia)


Nama Melayu(Malay Name) Bunga Nyonya Makan Sirih Liar
Keluarga (Family) VERBENACEAE
Nama Saintifik (Scientific Name) Clerodendron speciosum
  = Clerodendron scandent Poir.
Saiz Biasa (Size) 1.5 cm
Nama Lain (Other Names) Wild Breeding Heart
Jurufoto (Photographer) CS Ooi


Nota Ringkas (Short Notes)


Sejenis pokok renik yang boleh memanjat dan sentiasa berbunga. Bunganya merah, cantik, dan berjambak. Bunga di hujung dahan atau dari ketiak daun. Warna kelopoknya merah dan salut bunganya berwarna kehijuan dengan campuran warna merah.

A wild bush that is able to twine and is free flowering. The flowers are red, pretty and in a large clasters. The flowers are at the end of branches or from leaf axis. The petals are scarlet and the bracts greenish with a mixture of red.


Rujukan (References)

     Buku (Books)

1.       Bunga-bungaan Malaysia; Ismail Saidin; (1977); Dewan Bahasa & Pustaka;
            Malaysia. - mukasurat (page) 140
2.       Gardening in the Tropics; M Greensill; (1967); Evans Bros. Ltd.;
            Britain.- mukasurat (page) 124
3.       Malaysian Flowers in Colour; H.F. Chin; (1977); Tropical Press Sdn Bhd.;
            Malaysia. - mukasurat (page) 93
4.       Malayan Wild Flowers - Dicotyledon; M.R. Henderson; (1954);
            Caxton Press Ltd.; Malaya. - mukasurat (page) 385
5.       Tropica; Alfred Byrd Graf; (1978, 1981); Roehrs Company; USA.
            - mukasurat (page) -


Inquiries     (Pertanyaan)
Ooi Chooi Seng P.P.N.,
259 Jalan 17/8,
46400 Petaling Jaya
February 2002