Wild Plum
Wild Plum (Prunus americana)

Wild Plum

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Part Number:WPlum
  • Height of seedling:Height is measured from the ground to the top of the plant (does not include roots)
  • Purchase Quantity:Sold in groups of 25.

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Wild Plum (Prunus americana)   Zones 3-8

Growth Rate: fast (24" or more per year)          Height: 10-15' /  Spread: 10-15'

pH levels:  6 - 8                                                 Soil: rich, moist to well-drained, acid

Sun: Full sun to slight shade                             Tolerate: walnut toxicity, occasional drought, dry, alkaline and clay soils (Intolerant to soil salt and salt spray)

Fall color: reddish to yellow

Flowering Dates: March-May; white flowers    Seed Dispersal Dates: June - October; purple, edible fruit.

Uses: edible fruit that is good for jams and jellies.  Good wildlife food and cover, especially good nesting habitat for rarer songbirds like Yellow-breasted Chat and Bell's Vireo.  Provides food for bees and many butterfly species, including Tiger Swallowtail. Planted in residential and parks.

Note: Plants benefit from a mulch layer to conserve moisture and moderate soil temperatures.  Tolerates a wide range of conditions.

These are bare root seedlings.  The roots of some seedlings may be trimmed for ease of planting and packaging purposes.

The price above is listed per individual seedling.  A total price for your seedlings will appear in your cart and at check out. Shipping cost will be calculated during checkout.

5 Stars
Very fast growing and tough.
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Reviewed by: (Verified Buyer)  from Cedar County. on 7/28/2020

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