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Alagaw

Premna odorata
Verbenaceae
Alagaw
Small tree that grows up to 8 m high. The leaves are aromatic when crushed, hairy, and up to 25 cm long. The flowers are greenish and grow at the end of branches. The fruit is a small berry, purplish black when ripe. Alagaw is endemic to the Philippines.

A couple of alagaw trees are planted in a garden and in a vacant lot along Bacolod in Alabang Hills.

Alagaw
Alagaw
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