Prunus nigra


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Noun1.Prunus nigra - small tree native to northeastern North America having oblong orange-red fruitPrunus nigra - small tree native to northeastern North America having oblong orange-red fruit
plum, plum tree - any of several trees producing edible oval fruit having a smooth skin and a single hard stone
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Selections of two native plum species, Prunus nigra and P.
Flowering plum (Prunus nigra 'Princess Kay'), a new introduction by Colorado's Plant Select program, bears double white flowers in spring, red autumn leaves.
With such variation in nature, the pioneer prairie horticulturists' first efforts to establish hardy plums were directed toward selection and cultivation of Prunus nigra specimens bearing superior fruit.