Clerodentrum calamitosum L can be grown in the lowlands to 750 m asl., Especially in areas with long dry season and in the shade. These plants can be found around the village, in gardens, forest edges and roads, sometimes planted in the yard around the house as an ornamental or medicinal plants. Shrub, growing up, from 0.5 to 1 m high, rooted shoots riding with roots spread under ground, the short-haired young. Stem woody, branched, about 1 cm in diameter, greenish-white color. Single leaf, stemmed, facing location, its shape is oval, serrated edge, tip and tapered base, 4-9 cm long, 1.5 to 4 cm wide, green color. Compound interest rates that come out of the armpit leaves, with five white petals. Stone fruit, black flat round shape, about 1 cm diameter, with petals dark red fruit. Seeds hard, small, black color.
The composition of Clerodentrum calamitosum L:
Chemical properties and pharmacological effects: Stop the bleeding, to destroy kidney stones. Chemical content: Saponins, flavonoids, politenol, alkaloids, potassium.
Curable Disease by Clerodentrum calamitosum L:
Dysentery, fever, hemorrhoids, urine is not smooth, gonorrhea; Urinary stones, syphilis, bitten by snakes;