cherry plum

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cherry plum

n.
1. A deciduous ornamental Eurasian shrub or small tree (Prunus cerasifera) in the rose family, having white flowers and small red to yellow edible fruits.
2. The fruit of this shrub or tree. In both senses also called myrobalan, myrobalan plum.

cherry plum

n
(Plants) a small widely planted Asian rosaceous tree, Prunus cerasifera, with white flowers and red or yellow cherry-like fruit. Also called: myrobalan

cher′ry plum′


n.
1. a small plum tree, Prunuscerasifera, bearing edible yellow or reddish fruit.
2. Also called myrobalan.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cherry plum - small Asiatic tree bearing edible red or yellow fruitcherry plum - small Asiatic tree bearing edible red or yellow fruit
plum, plum tree - any of several trees producing edible oval fruit having a smooth skin and a single hard stone
Translations

cherry plum

nsusino asiatico
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703 thousand tons of sugar beet, 2630 tons of grapes, 3 tons of apples, 38 tons of pears, 189 tons of strawberries, 50 tons of cherries, 31 tons of apricots, 266 tons of plums, 52 tons of cherry plums, 4 tons of raspberries and almost 139 tons of sweet cherry.
Profiteroles filled with sticky cherry plums and vanilla cream Choux pastry makes 10 / 20 150ml/5fl oz water 50g/2oz butter 60g/2' oz flour 2 eggs 6 cherry plums 1 tbsp soft brown sugar 1 cinnamon stick Splash of marsala or dessert wine Pint vanilla cream 75g/3oz dark chocolate (70% cocoa solids is best) Method Pre heat the oven to 200C/400F/gas mark 6.
The second Stevenson Award was given in 1935 to an American, Professor Niels Hansen of South Dakota State University, whose introductions such as Pembina plum, Dolgo crabapple, Opata and Sapa cherry plums and cistena cherry are still grown.