wild plum


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Noun1.wild plum - an uncultivated plum tree or shrub
plum, plum tree - any of several trees producing edible oval fruit having a smooth skin and a single hard stone
Alleghany plum, Allegheny plum, Prunus alleghaniensis, sloe - wild plum of northeastern United States having dark purple fruits with yellow flesh
American red plum, August plum, goose plum, Prunus americana - wild plum trees of eastern and central North America having red-orange fruit with yellow flesh
chickasaw plum, hog plum bush, Prunus angustifolia, hog plum - small native American shrubby tree bearing small edible yellow to reddish fruit
beach plum, beach plum bush, Prunus maritima - seacoast shrub of northeastern North America having showy white blossoms and edible purple fruit
evergreen cherry, holly-leaf cherry, holly-leaved cherry, islay, Prunus ilicifolia - California evergreen wild plum with spiny leathery leaves and white flowers
2.Wild plum - fruit of the wild plum of southern United Stateswild plum - fruit of the wild plum of southern United States
edible fruit - edible reproductive body of a seed plant especially one having sweet flesh
chickasaw plum, hog plum bush, Prunus angustifolia, hog plum - small native American shrubby tree bearing small edible yellow to reddish fruit
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The child put out her hand and broke off a branch of wild plum that brushed against the side of the buggy.
Here and there a wild plum leaned out from the bank like a white-clad girl tip-toeing to her own reflection.
It was a pretty road, running along between snug farmsteads, with now and again a bit of balsamy fir wood to drive through or a hollow where wild plums hung out their filmy bloom.
The nut crop was also very heavy, and the wild plums were larger and sweeter than usual.
All selections in this collection from the Upper Midwest are made with 60% dark chocolate, and come in a variety of seductive and delicious flavors, such as Caramelicious Caramel, Coconut Dream, Sweet Peach, Minnesota Wild Plum, Drunken Raisin, and Golden Sesame.
The inkyblue sloe - which is a mouthpuckeringly sour wild plum - is the fruit of the blackthorn, the hardy bush armed with spines that thrives on poor soil and in exposed sites.
The topography in Oregon is similar to Belarus, and wild plum trees are everywhere here too, in my backyard and just down the hill on Sauvie Island.
"Spring," dedicated to Hundley's mentor Virgil Thomson, is an exuberant romp, and "Wild Plum," the final song in the set, is a passionate and beautiful song, with metric changes and interesting vocal color changes throughout.
On Thursday you can enjoy wild plum wood smoked pig cheek tacos with soft corn tortilla (PS7), Friday's menu includes 18 Hour hickory smoked pork shoulder bun, toasted bun, mustard slaw, dill pickle, sweet heat BBQ sauce (PS7).
WILD PLUM CHUTNEY WITH a sharp tang, this chutney is one of the Tree Council's great recipes.
Pick up a fresh fruit pie at Wild Plum Pies before heading to Agrarian Ales to sip on a summer white ale called Jiggy Wit It.
Intense aromas of lilac, rose petal, and spicy black fruit that lead to concentrated flavors of blackberry, currant, and wild plum along with notes of clove, allspice, and "cigar box"; the finish is long and zesty with lip-smacking sweet/tart acidity.