Botanical name: Clerodendrum x speciosum Family: Verbenaceae (Verbena family)
Red Bleeding Heart is an artificial hybrid of the Bleeding-Heart vine, producing ovate leaves and racemes of rosy-red flowers which fade to rosy-rust, and remain on the vine for some time. It is an evergreen, frost-tender shrub or climber up to around 3 m tall with heart-shaped, dark green, deeply-veined leaves. The plant blooms with clusters of glorious scarlet flowers surrounded by pink and scarlet calyxes and bracts. Red Bleeding Heart is popularly cultivated in NE India.
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