swamp bay


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Noun1.swamp bay - shrub or small tree having rather small fragrant white flowersswamp bay - shrub or small tree having rather small fragrant white flowers; abundant in southeastern United States
magnolia - any shrub or tree of the genus Magnolia; valued for their longevity and exquisite fragrant blooms
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Swamp bay (Persea palustris (Raf.) Sarg.) (Laurales: Lauraceae) is a common tree species of Everglades tree islands (Heisler et al.
The beetle was first detected in Miami-Dade County just outside Everglades National Park (ENP) in Feb 2010 (Griffiths & Derksen 2010), and laurel wilt was confirmed on swamp bay only a few miles away from the initial capture in February 2011 (Ploetz et al.
There was no way you could miss the laurel oak, willow oak and swamp bay that towered over their owners' houses or the impressive girth of the yellow-poplar estimated to be 500-600 years old.