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Glorybower

Clerodendrum trichotomum

Interesting Flower

Characteristics:
This small tree produces very fragrant, pendulous flowers in late summer.

Growing Conditions:
For best bloom and berries, plant in full sun in rich, well-drained, loamy soil.

Uses:
Ornamentally appealing for its flowers, berries and scented leaves.

Height:
25' at maturity

Width:
20' at maturity

Shape:
Oval to Rounded

Flowers:
Flowers are produced on the current seasons growth and are sweetly scented.

Leaves:
The leaves have a heavy odour when crushed.

Bark:
Thin, rough, and light brown.

Some people say that crushed green leaves smell like peanut butter. Tree has spreading form. Fruit is attractive to birds.