Plums belong to the Prunus genus of plants and are relatives of the peach, nectarine and almond. They are all considered "drupes," fruits that have a hard stone pit surrounding their seeds. Plums can either be eaten as is, or are used in a variety of deserts.
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Plums are a good source of vitamin A, potassium, vitamin C, and fiber, and contribute to a healthy digestive system and overall boost of immunity.