Taxon: Ziziphus jujuba Mill.

 
Genus: Ziziphus
Family: Rhamnaceae
Tribe: Paliureae
Nomen number: 42282
Place of publication: Gard. dict. ed. 8: Ziziphus no. 1. 1768, nom. cons.
Link to protologue:
Comment: conserved (nom. cons.) against the homotypic synonym (Melbourne ICN Art. 14.4 & App. IV) Ziziphus zizyphus (L.) H. Karst., nom. rej.
Typification:
Name Verified on: 19-Aug-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 21-May-2013
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Davis (DAV)
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: fruit (fide F Iraq; F USSR; Dict Econ Pl; Ency CNatIn)
  • Fuels: potential as fuelwood ()
  • Materials: beads (fide Bot Beads World; as http://www.botanicalbeads.com/BBB_page_47.html,)
  • Materials: chemicals (source of cyclic peptide alkaloids fide Acta Hort. 390:161. 1995)
  • Medicines: folklore (fide CRC MedHerbs ed2; Herbs Commerce ed2)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Anhui, Fujian, Gansu, Guangdong, Guangxi, Guizhou, Hebei, Henan, Hubei, Hunan, Jiangsu, Jiangxi, Liaoning, Nei Monggol, Ningxia, Shaanxi, Shandong, Shanxi, Sichuan, Xinjiang, Yunnan, Zhejiang]


    Cultivated

    Africa
    • Africa

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Afghanistan, Iran, Iraq
    • CHINA: China
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India, Pakistan

    Europe
    • Europe

    Northern America
    • North America

    Southern America
    • South America


    Other (exact native range obscure owing to extensive cult.)

References:

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?42282. Accessed 23 May 2018.