Entry from US English dictionary
(also sour gum)
Definition of sourgum in English:
A tupelo of eastern North America, with dark bark that has a deeply checkered pattern. Its bitter blue fruits are eaten by black bears and numerous species of birds. Also called black gum, black tupelo, pepperidge.
- Nyssa sylvatica, family Nyssaceae
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