Common Jujube (Ziziphus jujuba 'Li') in the Jujubes Database

Common names:
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Botanical names:
Ziziphus jujuba Accepted
Ziziphus zizyphus Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Plant Height: Fifty feet.
Plant Spread: Thirty feet.
Leaves: Deciduous
Fruit: Edible to birds
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late fall or early winter
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Street Tree
Uses: Erosion control
Shade Tree
Edible Parts: Fruit
Eating Methods: Raw
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Scarify seeds: Very hard coat.
Sow in situ
Pollinators: Self
Various insects
Containers: Not suitable for containers
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil

Jujube 'Li'

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Location: Medina Co., TexasDate: June 2008Jujube 'Li'
By LindaTX8
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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