loblolly bay

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loblolly bay flower
Gordonia lasianthus

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loblolly bay (plural loblolly bays)

  1. An elegant white-flowered evergreen shrub or small tree, Gordonia lasianthus, growing in the maritime parts of the Southern United States. Its bark is sometimes used in tanning.
  2. A similar West Indian tree, Gordonia haematoxylon

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