Beach Plum, Cape Cod 007JAdd to Lightbox Download
A Beach Plum shrub (Prunus maritima) is in full bloom on the upper dunes of Province land, Cape Cod National Seashore, Massachusetts. The Beach Plum is a native American woody plant in the Rose family which grows wild on the sandy easy coast dunes. In springtime, it is covered with fragrant blooms. The fruit which follows in August is small, edible and purple, useful in jams and juices. It is also known as the Seaside Plum or Sand Plum.
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