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Related to beach plum: beach plum bush
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.
1. (Plants) a rosaceous shrub, Prunus maritima, of coastal regions of E North America
2. (Plants) its edible plumlike fruit
a small plum tree, Prunus maritima, that grows on seashores of NE North America.
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|Noun||1.||beach 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
|2.||beach 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