Photo Credit
Photo courtesy of USFWS William Finley National Wildlife Refuge.

Indian plum

Scientific name
Oemleria cerasiformis
Also Known As
Osoberry
Plant Family
Shrub or small tree with broadly lance-shaped not toothed leaves. Flowers greenish-white with five petals, male and female on separate plants.
Identification Hints

Shrub or small tree with broadly lance-shaped not toothed leaves. Flowers greenish-white with five petals, male and female on separate plants.

Did You Know?

According to USDA PLANTS, Indian plum was named after the German-American pharmacist Augustus Gottlieb Oemler, a supposed descendant of Martin Luther's sister. Indian plum generally blooms in late winter to early spring.

States
CA, OR, WA