Clerodendron tomentosum - Hairy Clerodendron

Tall shrub or small tree to 10m.
Branchlets densely hairy, often purplish.
Leaves opposite to 18cm, sometimes hairy above, softly hairy below, with unpleasant odour when crushed.
Perfumed white flowers to 30mm in terminal panicles, spring to summer.
Oblong bluish-black fruit to 8mm, seated on red S-lobed calyx.

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