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Damson

Damson

a small oval plum of a blue colour, the fruit of a variety of the prunus domestica; called also damask plum.

Origin: oe. Damasin the damascus plum, fr. L. Damascenus. See Damascene.


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Tree identification PLZ (photos)!

You are very lucky to have such a lovely Damson tree in your backyard. Damsons make excellent preserves and jams. Damson preserves with homemade pound cake was always my favorite desert growing up.

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by ivygirl_5
Thu Aug 23, 2007 12:54 am
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Tree identification PLZ (photos)!
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Nettle Tea

Perhaps I'll harvest my Damson tree's fruits...

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by kotoreru
Fri Aug 03, 2007 7:36 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Nettle Tea
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Tree identification PLZ (photos)!

It's a Damson tree! Prunus domestica var. insititia. For those of you wondering :P

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by kotoreru
Tue Jul 31, 2007 7:58 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Tree identification PLZ (photos)!
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