black haw


: a shrub (Viburnum prunifolium) bearing cymes of white flowers and bluish black drupes
: either of two trees (Bumelia tenax and B. lanuginosa) of the southern U.S.
or less commonly black hawthorn : a hawthorn (Crataegus douglasii) of the western U.S.

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“Black haw.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 May. 2024.

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