black haw


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Related to black haw: Viburnum prunifolium, Cramp Bark

black haw

n.
A deciduous plant (Viburnum prunifolium) of the eastern United States, having clusters of white flowers and blue-black fruits.
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Noun1.black haw - deciduous tree of southeastern United States and Mexicoblack haw - deciduous tree of southeastern United States and Mexico
buckthorn - any shrub or small tree of the genus Bumelia
2.black haw - upright deciduous shrub having frosted dark-blue fruitblack haw - upright deciduous shrub having frosted dark-blue fruit; east and east central North America
genus Viburnum, Viburnum - deciduous or evergreen shrubs or small trees: arrow-wood; wayfaring tree
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
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Of the mentioned herbal medicines, Blue Cohosh, Black Cohosh, Black Haw, Cramp Bark, Ergot and Golden Seal were frequently mentioned.
* Consider: probiotics, lipotropics, cramp bark, or black haw