Jamaica dogwood


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Noun1.Jamaica dogwood - small tree of West Indies and Florida having large odd-pinnate leaves and panicles of red-striped purple to white flowers followed by decorative curly winged seedpods; yields fish poisons
genus Piscidia, Piscidia - genus of shrubs or small trees having indehiscent pods with black seeds; roots and bark yield fish poisons
tree - a tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown; includes both gymnosperms and angiosperms
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And if it all becomes too much, take a traditional herbal medicine to help relieve anxiety and stress that can also help you sleep, such as Potter's Nodoff Plus Sleep Mixture containing valerian, hops, passiflora and Jamaica dogwood.
Lastly, the Revitalizing Sleep Formula contains a blend of natural herbs including L-Theanine and extracts of valerian, passionflower, hops, wild lettuce and Jamaica dogwood root.

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