- pacific dogwood
Usage: usually capitalized P: a flowering dogwood (Cornus nuttallii)
* * *a dogwood tree, Cornus nuttallii, of western North America, having pointed, petallike white or pinkish bracts and clustered scarlet fruits. Also called mountain dogwood.
Useful english dictionary. 2012.
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