Prunus mexicana

Common Name:  Wild Plum, Mexican Plum, Big-tree Plum

Go to BIO 406D homepage

Prunus mexicana habit.jpg (55010 bytes)

Prunus mexicana flowers.jpg (48381 bytes)
habit (in early Spring) flowers
Prunus mexicana bark.jpg (38634 bytes) Prunus mexicana youngleaves.jpg (48657 bytes)
bark young leaves--are these leaves simple or compound?  What kind of margin is present?
prunus.mexicana.frt.jpg (44875 bytes)
mature leaves--what leaf margin and venation are present? leaves and young fruit in Summer
Prunus mexicana habit2.jpg (135147 bytes)
another fruit shot habit (in late Spring)