The cherry plum is a subspecies of plums. Originally does the stone fruit come from Asia Minor. Nowadays french people cultivate the yellow cherry plums in the french region Lorraine. This fruits got an common french quality seal: IGP. The quality standard guarantees that all fruits were cultivated in this region without exception. Moreover the quality standard has to be equal and has to be processed as well in the same territory. Cherry plums have a smooth, yellow peel. The stone fruit has a size of a cherry. The fruits taste aromatic sweet.