Plum

Scientific Name: 
Prunus salicina
Family Name: 
Rosaceae
Place of Origin: 
Japan
Plant Description: 
Small tree that white flowers and round fruits. At Honeycomb Valley Farm we have planted a Gulf Ruby Plum. Depending on your climate, another species may be better suited to you.
Plant Height: 
Pruned to 5-6m
Plant Use: 
Edible
Beverage
Dye
Of Interest: 
Fruit can be used in jams, English pudding or other sweets. Fruit can be fermented to make alcoholic drinks
Annual, Biannual or Perennial: 
Perennial
Plant Type: 
Small Tree
Climate: 
Cool
Temperate
Cool Temperate
Warm Temperate

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