After a long quest for local populations of this delicious native edible, we are excited to bring you these American plums! Prolific in flower, colonial in behavior, guarded by thorn-like branchlets — these make excellent wildlife habitat, screening, and hedges. In big fruiting years, they produce hundreds of small, red plums which are great for preserves, juicing, or fresh eating.
Height: 8′ – 20′ Blooms: April Fruits: August
Habitat: Average to moist soils, sun to part shade