- We're lucky to have several varieties of mature plums on the farm. They include Italian prune plums and Methley varieties.
Unripe plums can be left at room temperature, but check on them frequently to make sure they don't overripen. Once ripe, plums can be stored in the refrigerator for a few days.
They are also a good source of Vitamin C, Vitamin K, copper, dietary fiber, and potassium
- Plums may have been one of the first fruits domesticated by humans.
- In central England, a cider-like alcoholic beverage known as plum jerkum is made from plums.