Jujube

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Ziziphus jujuba
ZiziphusJujubaVarSpinosa.jpg
Ziziphus jujuba
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Rosales
Family: Rhamnaceae
Genus: Ziziphus
Binomial name
Ziziphus jujuba

Ziziphus jujuba, commonly known as the jujube[1][2] is a species of Ziziphus. It is in the Buckthorn family (Rhamnaceae). It is used mainly as a shade tree which also bears fruit.

References[change | change source]

  1. "USDA GRIN Taxonomy". 
  2. sometimes jujuba, red date, Chinese date, Korean date, or Indian date.
Fresh jujube fruit