The American Plum is a fast grower and will grow as a small tree or large shrub. When suckers are not trimmed, it will form a large, dense shrub. White spring flowers give way to August/September fruit and are often used in jellies, preserves, or eaten raw.
|Zones||3 to 8|
|Soil Type||Clay, Loamy & Sandy soils|
|Mature Height & Width||15-25′ Height and 10′ spread from parent plant|
|Growth Rate||Fast – 12-24″ per on average|
|Site Selection||Full Sun to Part Shade|
|Moisture Requirements||Drier soils to wetter areas|