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Vitex trifolia var. obovata

Species: Verbenaceae.

Common names include :
Round-Leaved Chaste Tree,
Single-Leaf Chaste tree

Bought on 23 February 2009

Bees seem to like this plant

Source of name -

shrub which prefers full sun, moderate water, can be grown at coastal areas

The leaves are used to treat female ailments in the Cook Islands, and used to relieve fever in Samoa. Additionally in Samoa, the dried leaves are burned to deter mosquitos.

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