flowering dogwood

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flow·er·ing dogwood

(flou′ər-ĭng)
n.

flow′ering dog′wood


n.
the North American dogwood, Cornus florida, having tiny green flowers surrounded by large white or pink petallike bracts.
[1835–45]
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Flowering dogwood, Virginia dogwood, arrow wood, cornel, cornelian, false boxwood
Flowering dogwood (Cornus florida) is also known as false boxwood.