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Black Doris plums (1st of 2)

Black Doris plums

The Black Doris is a popular plum, which can be found in many home orchards. It has a medium to large red-purple fruit, and is suitable for making jams, preserving or eating fresh.

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Marie Dawkins, 'Stone fruit and the summerfruit industry - History', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 19 April 2024)

Story by Marie Dawkins, published 24 Nov 2008