shot this flower at Diva Creek, Dombivali.
This flower is found mainly along the coast above high tide mark. as a mangrove associate and spread inland as it makes an excelent edge.
Common Name: Common Hedge Bower
Local Name: Van-jai/Koynel
Sci. Name: Clerodendrum inerme
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