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  • Plum tree fruit ready for harvest
    Harvesting fruit trees in the Las Vegas valley
    Here is the latest update from ProjectAngelfaces a non-profit organization working to better the lives of elders and youth at risk.They need help in spreading the word to everyone you know that they will harvest neighborhood grown fruit, giving...
  • Japanese plum tree lantern
    Japanese Plum Tree
    Japanese Plum tree already in bloomHow lucky we are! Our front yard has a young Japanese Plum tree that is already starting to flower and its’ not quire spring in Fort Worth. Here’s a bit of information about a Japanese plum tree...
  • Plum Tart
    Easy Labor Day dessert in under an hour: Open-faced plum tart
    Summer is slowly coming to an end...and Labor Day is just around the corner. This holiday, which falls on the first Monday of each September, celebrates the economic and social contributions of all workers. It's also a time to relax and enjoy...
  • February 12 is National Plum Pudding Day
    Celebrate with plum pudding: National Plum Pudding Day is February 12
    Plum pudding is an unusual dessert because it contains no plums. It is not a pudding as we might know a pudding to be. The plum pudding that contains no plums is more like a cakeFeb. 12 is National Plum Pudding Day.What, then, is a plum pudding if...
  • Trend alert: purple/plum eyeshadow
    Trend alert: purple, plum eye makeup
    Fads and trends in beauty and fashion are happening all the time, and while we call them "new," they are almost always remakes or updates of old ideas.One of these such trends is happening now. It's big, it's fresh and it's...
  • Italian prunes
    Vegetables 101: Seen in Seattle farmers markets—what are Italian prunes?
    Italian or European prunes are a small, dark, purple plum that is slightly sweet and sour. All prunes are plums, but not all plums are prunes. Prunes are freestone fruits, meaning you can easily free or remove the pit or stone from the flesh....
  • American Plum
    3 steps to cultivate wild fruits on your property
    There is no easier or more successful way to attract wildlife than cultivating native fruit bearing species already growing on your property. Southwest Georgia is home to a handful of wild fruits trees that areirresistible to deer and a host of...
  • Roasted White Chocolate Parfait at Plum
    Dish of the Month - November
    The Dish: Roasted White Chocolate Parfait with Huckleberry and TarragonThe Time and Place: November 7th, 2010, Dinner at PlumThe Description: When was the last time you dined at a restaurant where ordering dessert was an absolute must? In a city...
  • Plum blueberry crisp with pecans recipe
    Blueberry day: Plum blueberry crisp with pecans recipe
    This crisp is different than the norm, using blueberries combined with plums. Buy fresh fruit at your local Farmers' Market. 6 red and/or purple plums, sliced (about 5 cups) 1/2 cup bluberries 3/4 cup sugar, divided 3 T cornstarch 1/2 old...