I believe your friend has a type of Clerodendrum, possibly Clerodendrum speciosissimum.
I think you have hit the nail on the head Douglas!! Thanks much! :)
AH! I saw one in bud when in Fla, now I know what the bloom looks like! very interesting plant!
@Nancee Barnett A type of glorybower
i think this plant name gerenium,
I believe it is a hybrid geranium also. Just an FYI on geranium. The mosquito plant is also a geranium. You can tell if it is a type of geranium when you touch the leaves do they give off an oder?
There is an app called Leaf Snap just take a pic of the leaf and it identifies it for you.
It's sun ixora plant.
does anyone know the name of this plant in oregon?