Plums and Prunes

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Plums and prunes are impressively high in nutrients. They contain over 15 different vitamins and minerals, in addition to fiber and antioxidants
Calories: 30
Carbs: 8 grams
Fiber: 1 gram
Sugars: 7 grams
Vitamin A: 5% of the RDI
Vitamin C: 10% of the RDI
Vitamin K: 5% of the RDI
Potassium: 3% of the RDI
Copper: 2% of the RDI
Manganese: 2% of the RDI

Plums

Plums are relatively low in calories, but contain a fair amount of important vitamins and minerals. One plum contains the following nutrients (1):

  • Calories: 30
  • Carbs: 8 grams
  • Fiber: 1 gram
  • Sugars: 7 grams
  • Vitamin A: 5% of the RDI
  • Vitamin C: 10% of the RDI
  • Vitamin K: 5% of the RDI
  • Potassium: 3% of the RDI
  • Copper: 2% of the RDI
  • Manganese: 2% of the RDI

Additionally, one plum provides a small amount of B vitamins, phosphorus and magnesium (1).

Prunes

By weight, prunes are higher in calories than plums. A 1-ounce (28-gram) serving of prunes contains the following (2):

  • Calories: 67
  • Carbs: 18 grams
  • Fiber: 2 grams
  • Sugars: 11 grams
  • Vitamin A: 4% of the RDI
  • Vitamin K: 21% of the RDI
  • Vitamin B2: 3% of the RDI
  • Vitamin B3: 3% of the RDI
  • Vitamin B6: 3% of the RDI
  • Potassium: 6% of the RDI
  • Copper: 4% of the RDI
  • Manganese: 4% of the RDI
  • Magnesium: 3% of the RDI
  • Phosphorus: 2% of the RDI

Overall, the vitamin and mineral content of one serving of plums and prunes differs slightly. Prunes contain more vitamin K than plums and are somewhat higher in B vitamins and minerals.

In addition, prunes are higher in calories, fiber and carbs than fresh plums.



Weight 2.1 kg
Dimensions 122 × 145 × 321 cm

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