sour gum

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Synonyms for sour gum

columnar tree of eastern North America having horizontal limbs and small leaves that emerge late in spring and have brilliant color in early fall

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Daymon Morgan, a Kentucky native, later led a hike past the sandstone cliffs on a nearby ridge, pointing out the sour gum tree that makes good honey and the black cohosh plants "good for women's problems.
This holds true for seed-grown Chinese pistache, Chinese tallow tree, Japanese maple, red and scarlet oak, and sour gum.