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    • American Plum
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    • Prunus americana
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Recent observations

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American Plum Prunus americana

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pwdeacon

Date

August 23, 2005 11:41 AM EDT

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American Plum Prunus americana

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josh123

Date

October 1, 2016

Description

I observed this leaf in my neighborhood, cuyahoga falls, I estimate the tree height to be 10-20 ft tall. The leaf itself is unarmed, toothed, and with flowers.

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American Plum Prunus americana

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lnowosielski

Date

October 1, 2016

Description

This tree was found in a park in Medina, OH. I estimate it's height to be 5 ft tall and somewhat young. The leaves are simple and oval-shaped.

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American Plum Prunus americana

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evan8

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July 4, 2016 12:43 PM CDT

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American Plum Prunus americana

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amyyarger

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September 16, 2016 11:16 AM MDT

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American Plum Prunus americana

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amyyarger

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September 16, 2016 09:38 AM MDT

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American Plum Prunus americana

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wildlifedoc

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August 20, 2015 11:44 AM CDT

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American Plum Prunus americana

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lfelliott

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August 28, 2016 07:46 AM CDT

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American Plum Prunus americana

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dpom

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September 9, 2016 06:40 AM PDT

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American Plum Prunus americana

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calilw

Date

September 7, 2016 05:13 PM CDT

Description

Any idea what kind of tree this is?

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American Plum Prunus americana

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trappist99

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September 6, 2016 05:48 PM MDT

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American Plum Prunus americana

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yaoshawn

Date

December 8, 2015 04:01 PM EST
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Description from Wikipedia

Prunus americana, commonly called the American plum, wild plum, or Marshall's large yellow sweet plum, is a species of Prunus native to North America from Saskatchewan to New Mexico east to New Hampshire and Florida. It has often been planted outside its core range and sometimes escapes cultivation. It is commonly confused with the Canada plum (Prunus nigra), although the fruit is smaller and rounder and bright red as opposed to yellow. Many cultivated varieties have...

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