Sorcerer's Flower (species: Clerodendrum inerme) in taxonomy (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Clerodendrum inerme
Sorcerer's Flower

©Anne Hoggett: Flower of Clerodendrum inerme near Loomis Beach, Lizard Island.

©Anne Hoggett: Straggley shrub of Clerodendrum inerme near Loomis Beach, Lizard Island.

©Anne Hoggett: Clerodendrum inerme flowers at Lizard Island. The long purple stamens are distinctive.
Kingdom Plantae
Division Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Lamiales
Family Lamiaceae
Genus Clerodendrum
Species Clerodendrum inerme



Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Size data has not been obtained.



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References that assist with identification

  • Cribb, A.B. and J.W. Cribb (1985). Plant life of the Great Barrier Reef and adjacent shores University of Queensland Press, St Lucia.

Other references

  • Byrnes, N.B., S.L. Everist, S.T. Reynolds, A. Specht and R.L. Specht (1977). The vegetation of Lizard Island, North Queensland, Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland, 88: 1-15. LIRS catalog number 3.
  • De Sloover, J.R. and M. Dufrene (1999). Flora and vegetation of Turtell V, Turtell Islands Group (Queensland, Australia), Bull. Jard. Bot. Nat. Belg./ Bull. Nat. Plantentuin Belg., 67: 45-97. LIRS catalog number 577.
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