NH State Forest Nursery

Beach PlumPrunus maritima

Mature height: dense shrub to 6'.


Plants are salt tolerant


Flowers: May-June; Fruits: purple, sometimes yellowish in color, 1/2 to 1" in size, used to make jellies and jams.

Seed Source:

New Hampshire

Seedling Details
Age Comment per 10 per 25 per 100 per 500 per 1000
1-2 yr 6-12" $15 $25 $80 N/A N/A

Available in the Native Species and Songbird/Wildlife Packages.

photo of beach plum seedlings

Beach Plum Seedlings

photo of beach plum courtesy of dr. michael dirr

Beach Plum

NH State Forest Nursery | Division of Forest and Lands
Department of Natural and Cultural Resources
172 Pembroke Road, Concord, NH 03301
(603) 796-2323  |  fax: (603) 271-6488