Plum is a fruit tree from rosaceae family. Its fruit is hard, light skinned and has a single seed. Its tree can grow up to 7 meters. Plum which originated from Anatolia spread to the world from around Caucasia and Caspian Sea.
There are more than 2000 cultivars of plum in the world. In Turkey 200 cultivars are produced. As Eastern Anatolia and Southeast Anatolia regions has arid climate except for these areas, plum can be cultivated in every region in Turkey. Plum tree which blossoms in spring, gives fruit in summer months. Its fruit cannot be preserved for a long time. Plum types are divided into three groups.
Can Group Plums; Papaz Plum, Can Plum, Havran Plum, Aynalı Plum, Kebap Plum
Japan Group Plums; Formasa, Climax, Santa Rosa
European Group Plums; Stanley, Giant, President, Sugar
Turkey approximately produces around 310.390 tonne of plums every year. Produced plums are exported to Russia, Azerbaijan and Iraq the most.
Apart from its usage as a fruit, plum can also be used in dried form. Additionally it is used in making compote and jam while dried plum is used as makeup remover.
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