How to Grow Jujube Trees

Jujube TreesJujube TreesJujube TreesJujube TreesJujube Trees

The jujube (pronounced jo?o-jo?ob) is a member of the buckthorn family, or Rhamnaceae. Its botanical name is Ziziphus jujuba, and its common names is Chinese jujube, or sometimes, just jujube. Though the plant’s origin is probably Syria, it was distributed throughout much of the Mediterranean region at least 3,000 years ago and today is most widely grown in China.