How To Plant Hog Plums ?  

         Hog plums are so named as wild hogs seem to favor this fruit a lot. The plums are also known as flat woods plums, and their scientific name is Prunus umbellate. The tree on which the hog plums grow is a small deciduous tree that is indigenous to the South of the United States.

The tree can attain a height of around 20 feet and its canopy can spread to about 20 feet. This tree makes a beautiful addition to a garden, especially during the spring, when it begins to bloom. More...

Golden Plums Information

Golden Plums Information

Orchards in California grow plums, which are highly sought after by people in the US and several other countries. There are many varieties of plums grown and available in the market. A few known varieties of yellow or golden plums are the Early Golden, Mirabelle, Golden Nectar and Shiro. The Shiro is a favorite of most growers in Californian orchards. More...

How To Make Sugar Plums ?

How To Make Sugar Plums ?

Plums are fruits which have a soft and juicy pulp and come in many varieties. One should be careful to choose plums without defects like disease, insects or damage. The ripe ones can be identified by feeling the plum and pressing it slightly with the thumb. The color of the plums varies depending on the cultivar like yellow, red, blue or green. This fruit is especially sought after during Christmas for turning out the delicious treat of sugar plums. More...

Can You Freeze Plums ?

Can You Freeze Plums ?

Plums are fruits one would want to savor all year round whether it is in the season or otherwise. This pulpy fruit comes in many varieties and colors and is mostly cultivated in the orchards of California. This is a sought after fruit before Christmas or holiday times when one would like to see sugar plums being laid on the table. So, one option of ensuring that you get plums in winter is by freezing. More...

How To Can Plums ?

How To Can Plums ?

Plums can add a special tinge of sparkle and freshness to a cold winter day or even a holiday. This fruit is eaten with equal zest by adults and children. One can eat fresh plums during the season and in fact, not miss out much by preserving and storing them for long term use. Canning plums in light syrup is the most preferred method of preserving these fruits. More...

 

 

 

 
   
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