Juicy and delicious, Plums come in many different colours, shapes and sizes. The Plum tree is a small deciduous tree of the Rosaceous family, growing to around 10 - 15 metres, it bears fruits with different characteristics depending on the country of origin.
The taste of a Plum ranges from sweet to tart and it is widely eaten as a dessert fruit. A perfectly ripe Plum is an excellent source of many important nutrients, antioxidants and minerals. Also high in dietary fibre and low in calories, Plums are a versatile fruit that can be used to make jellies, jams, puddings, tarts and much more.