purple-leaved plum

noun

Definition of purple-leaved plum

: a plum that is a garden variety (Prunus cerasifera pissardi) of the cherry plum and is cultivated chiefly for its showy purplish foliage and white flowers

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“Purple-leaved plum.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/purple-leaved%20plum. Accessed 23 Jan. 2021.

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