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Prunus americana Marsh.
AMERICAN PLUM
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Prunus americana
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Prunus americana

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Prunus americana
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Prunus americana
Prunus americana, whole tree or vine - general
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Prunus americana, whole tree or vine - general

Prunus americana, inflorescence - frontal view of flower
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Prunus americana, inflorescence - frontal view of flower
Prunus americana, inflorescence - whole - unspecified
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Prunus americana, inflorescence - whole - unspecified

Prunus americana, inflorescence - lateral view of flower
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Prunus americana, inflorescence - lateral view of flower
Prunus americana, inflorescence - unspecified
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Prunus americana, inflorescence - unspecified

Prunus americana, leaf - whole upper surface
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Prunus americana, leaf - whole upper surface
Prunus americana, twig - orientation of petioles
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Prunus americana, twig - orientation of petioles

Prunus americana, twig - unspecified
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Prunus americana, twig - unspecified
Prunus americana, bark - of a small tree or small branch
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Prunus americana, bark - of a small tree or small branch

Prunus americana, inflorescence - frontal view of flower
© Copyright Steve Baskauf, 2002-2011 · 4
Prunus americana, inflorescence - frontal view of flower
Prunus americana, inflorescence - lateral view of flower
© Copyright Steve Baskauf, 2002-2011 · 4
Prunus americana, inflorescence - lateral view of flower

Prunus americana, inflorescence - whole - unspecified
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Prunus americana, inflorescence - whole - unspecified
Prunus americana, inflorescence - ventral view of flower + perianth
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Prunus americana, inflorescence - ventral view of flower + perianth

Associates · map
FamilyScientific name @ source (records)
Andrenidae  Andrena barbilabris @ AMNH_BEE (4)

Andrena commoda @ BBSL (1)

Andrena dunningi @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Andrena fenningeri @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Andrena forbesii @ AMNH_BEE (9)

Andrena hippotes @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Andrena imitatrix @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Andrena mariae @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Andrena rufosignata @ AMNH_BEE (1)
Aphididae  Brachycaudus ( @ CSCA_TCN (1)
Apidae  Bombus ternarius @ AMNH_BEE (2)

Bombus terricola @ AMNH_BEE (2)
Cicadellidae  Eratoneura ballista @ AMNH_IZC (1)

Eratoneura basilaris @ AMNH_IZC (1)

Erythridula plena @ AMNH_IZC (2)
Coccidae  Parthenolecanium pruinosum @ CSCA_TCN (2)
Colletidae  Colletes thoracicus @ BBSL (1)
Derbidae  Apache californicum @ CSCA_TCN (2)
Diaspididae  Mercetaspis halli @ CSCA_TCN (7)

Parlatoria oleae @ CSCA_TCN (1)
Halictidae  Halictus confusus @ AMNH_BEE (10)

Halictus rubicundus @ AMNH_BEE (2)

Lasioglossum cinctipes @ AMNH_BEE (4)

Lasioglossum lineatulum @ AMNH_BEE (2)

Lasioglossum perpunctatum @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Lasioglossum smilacinae @ AMNH_BEE (1)
Megachilidae  Osmia atriventris @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Osmia lignaria @ CUIC_ENT (1)
Membracidae  Thelia uhleri @ NCSU (4)
Pseudococcidae  Pseudococcus maritimus @ CSCA_TCN (1)

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Prunus americana Marshall
American plum

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General Information
Symbol: PRAM
Group: Dicot
Family: Rosaceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit : Shrub
Tree
Native Status : CAN   N
L48   N
Characteristics
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Native Status:
lower 48 status L48    Alaska status AK    Hawaii status HI    Puerto Rico status PR    Virgin Islands status VI    Navassa Island NAV    Canada status CAN    Greenland status GL    Saint Pierre and Michelon status SPM    North America NA   

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©J.S. Peterson. USDA NRCS National Plant Data Center (NPDC). United States, AZ, Flagstaff, Arboretum. July 14, 2001. Usage Requirements .

Herman, D.E., et al. 1996. North Dakota tree handbook . USDA NRCS ND State Soil Conservation Committee; NDSU Extension and Western Area Power Administration, Bismarck. Provided by ND State Soil Conservation Committee . Provided by USDA NRCS Bismarck PMC (NDPMC) . United States, ND. Usage Requirements .

Steve Hurst. Provided by ARS Systematic Botany and Mycology Laboratory . United Kingdom, England, Kew, Royal Botanic Gardens. Usage Requirements .

Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. An illustrated flora of the northern United States, Canada and the British Possessions. 3 vols. Charles Scribner's Sons, New York. Vol. 2: 323. Provided by Kentucky Native Plant Society . Scanned by Omnitek Inc . Usage Requirements .

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Synonyms

Classification

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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Rosidae
Order Rosales
Family Rosaceae – Rose family
Genus Prunus L. – plum
Species Prunus americana Marshall – American plum

Subordinate Taxa

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Legal Status

Threatened and Endangered Information:
This plant is listed by the U.S. federal government or a state. Common names are from state and federal lists. Click on a place name to get a complete protected plant list for that location.
New Hampshire American plum Threatened
Vermont wild plum Threatened

Wetland Status

Interpreting Wetland Status

North America
Arid West FACU
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain UPL
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont FACU
Great Plains UPL
Midwest UPL
Northcentral & Northeast UPL
Western Mountains, Valleys, and Coast FACU

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ARS Germplasm Resources Information Network (PRAM)
Integrated Taxonomic Information System (PRAM)
Kemper Center for Home Gardening (PRAM)
Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Information Network (PRAM)
Native American Ethnobotany (University of Michigan - Dearborn) (PRAM)
Native Plants Network (PRAM)
USDA Forest Service Fire Effects Information System (PRAM)
USF Atlas of Florida Vascular Plants (PRAM)
University of Tennessee Herbarium (Distribution) (PRAM)
University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point Freckmann Herbarium (PRAM)
Related Websites
CT-University of Connecticut Plant Database (PRAM)
FL-University of Florida Cooperative Extension Service (PRAM)
Forestry Images (PRAM)
MI-Michigan State University Extension (PRAM)
MN-Minnesota Power Tree Book (PRAM)
NC-NCSU Plant Fact Sheet (PRAM)
OK-Noble Foundation Plant Image Gallery (PRAM)
OK-Oklahoma Biological Survey (PRAM)
VA-Virginia Tech Dendrology (PRAM)
WI-Trees of Wisconsin (UofWI-Green Bay) (PRAM)
WI-Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (PRAM)

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Prunus americana
Prunus americana
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Prunus americana
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Prunus americana
Prunus americana
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Prunus americana
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Prunus americana
Prunus americana
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Prunus americana
Prunus americana
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