Definition of Alleghany plum
1. Noun. Wild plum of northeastern United States having dark purple fruits with yellow flesh.
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Generic synonyms: Wild Plum, Wild Plum Tree
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Literary usage of Alleghany plum
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1. Sketch of the Evolution of Our Native Fruits by Liberty Hyde Bailey (1898)
"The alleghany plum is a small tree or straggling hush, closely allied to Prunus Americana, which occu- Fig. 36. ..."