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Planted at Mount Vernon


  • Fruit Garden & Nursery

  • Hardiness Zones


    This native plum has a sprawling habit, which showcases the beautiful white flowers in spring and the unique pink plums in midsummer. The plants become scaly with age and are somewhat disease prone.

    Latin Name

    Prunus americana


    Family

    Rosaceae


    Also Known As

    Wild Plum


    Type of Plant

    Fruit
    Tree

    Bloom Season

    March - March


    Seasons

    Spring
    Summer

    Specifications

    Max Height: 25'
    Max Spread: 25'

    Uses

  • Naturalize
  • Edible

  • Sunlight Exposure

    Full Sun
    Part Shade

    Tollerances

  • Drought
  • Dry Soil

  • Attracted Wildlife

    Birds

    Colors


    Native Range

    Eastern and Central North America


    Other Details

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