beach plum


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beach plum

n.
A shrub (Prunus maritima) in the rose family, found along the Atlantic coast from New Brunswick to Maryland and having white flowers and edible fruits used in jams and jellies.

beach plum

n
1. (Plants) a rosaceous shrub, Prunus maritima, of coastal regions of E North America
2. (Plants) its edible plumlike fruit

beach′ plum`


n.
a small plum tree, Prunus maritima, that grows on seashores of NE North America.
[1775–85, Amer.]
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Noun1.beach plum - seacoast shrub of northeastern North America having showy white blossoms and edible purple fruitbeach plum - seacoast shrub of northeastern North America having showy white blossoms and edible purple fruit
beach plum - small dark purple fruit used especially in jams and pies
wild plum, wild plum tree - an uncultivated plum tree or shrub
2.beach plum - small dark purple fruit used especially in jams and piesbeach plum - small dark purple fruit used especially in jams and pies
plum - any of numerous varieties of small to medium-sized round or oval fruit having a smooth skin and a single pit
beach plum, beach plum bush, Prunus maritima - seacoast shrub of northeastern North America having showy white blossoms and edible purple fruit
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Kick back after a long day and enjoy complimentary pool access and cocktails crafted after your favorite summer fruit, including Easy Street with Greenhook Beach Plum Gin, Watermelon, Lemongrass Syrup and Sparkling Wine.
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Richard and Wenfei Uva, owners of Seaberry Farm, received a VAPG to expand their processing capacity to produce beach plum jams and jellies, juice and puree for retail and wholesale markets.
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