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.
Black Haw (Viburnum prunifolium), one of the larger native shrubs (some consider it a small tree, reaching anywhere from six to thirty feet) grows well in partial shade or sun.