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Premna obtusifolia, Buas buas, Headache Tree

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Premna obtusifolia

Buas buas, Headache Tree
Family: Lamiaceae   (Formerly:Verbenaceae)
Origin: Southeast Asia, Pacific Islands
Can be used for bonsaiLarge shrub 5-10 ftSmall tree 10-20 ftFull sunSemi-shadeRegular waterEthnomedical plant.
Plants marked as ethnomedical and/or described as medicinal, are not offered as medicine but rather as ornamentals or plant collectibles.
Ethnomedical statements / products have not been evaluated by the FDA and are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. We urge all customers to consult a physician before using any supplements, herbals or medicines advertised here or elsewhere.EdibleSubtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short timeSeaside, salt tolerant plant

Premna is a small to medium-sized tree with opposite, broadly ovate, smooth leaves, rounded or obtuse at the base. The flowers are small and greenish, occuring in many branched, crowded corymbs. The fruits are small and green, becoming purple when mature.


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Premna obtusifolia, Buas buas, Headache Tree

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Premna obtusifolia, Buas buas, Headache Tree

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Premna obtusifolia, Buas buas, Headache Tree

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