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Common Name: Mexican Plum

Species Name: Prunus mexicana Wats.

Family Name: Rosaceae

Plant Type: Trees



Plant Facts  
Origin North America
Duration Perennial
Distribution in Oklahoma Eastern two-thirds of the state
Sun Preference Somewhat shade intolerant
Susceptibility Fungal diseases like leaf spot, powdery mildew, root rot and fire blight



ID Characteristics



Habitat Forest-prairie border
Soil Type Moist soil but not riparian
USDA Cold Hardiness Zone 6 to 8
Successional Stage Varies



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