Lenticel

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1. a dot or corky spot on stems or branches, usually of different color than the stem.
2. pore in outer bark of woody plants.

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This is an example of lenticels on a Common Wax Myrtle, Morella cerifera.
Source: http://www.namethatplant.net/gallery_glossary_1.shtml?term=lenticel