Scientific Name: Prunus americana Form: Round
Common Name:American plum Texture:Medium
Family Name:RosaceaeHabit: Upright
Plant Type: Tree - deciduous Mature Size (ht. X w.):5 - 7m x 3 - 4m
Origin: Canada - eastern, U.S. - northwest, U.S. - northeast, U.S. - central, U.S. - southwest Hardiness Zone:Zone 3: (-40 to -34 C)
Leaves: Simple, Alternate, Soft flexible, Glabrous, Obovate, Elliptic, Serrate
Flowers: White, Mar- Apr
Fruit: Drupe, Yellow, Red, Jul
Exposure: Full sun
Soil or Media: Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Shade tree, Urban agriculture, Attract beneficial insects
Key ID Features:Medium sided tree; flowers bright white, 5-petaled, spring; fruit red (or yellow or black) plums, July.