Pinckneya pubens

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Noun1.Pinckneya pubens - ornamental shrub or small tree of swampy areas in southwestern United States having large pink or white sepals and yielding Georgia bark for treating fever
genus Pinckneya, Pinckneya - small genus of shrubs or small trees of southeastern United States and northern South America
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
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Prioleau, (54) director of the Macon laboratory, agreed to pay citizens 75cents/lb for Pinckneya pubens (Georgia bark, native to southern Georgia) only to be told by Johns in Richmond to pay no more than 30cents/lb.