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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.
Comments:Name verified on: 19-Aug-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 21-May-2013
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Davis (DAV).
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System.
  • all available ) NPGS accessions. or .
  • all available ) NPGS accessions by country.
  • Check PlantSearch database of Botanic Gardens Conservation International for possible non-NPGS germplasm.


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Common names:

  • Chinese jujube   (Source: World Econ Pl ) – English
  • Chinese-date   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – English
  • common jujube   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – English
  • jujube   (Source: Food Feed Crops US ) – English
  • suan zao   (Source: F ChinaEng ) – Transcribed Chinese   [Ziziphus jujuba var. spinosa]
  • wu ci zao   (Source: F ChinaEng ) – Transcribed Chinese   [Ziziphus jujuba var. inermis]
  • zao   (Source: F ChinaEng ) – Transcribed Chinese
  • zao   (Source: F ChinaEng ) – Transcribed Chinese   [Ziziphus jujuba var. jujuba]
  • jujubier commun   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – French
  • Brustbeerbaum   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – German
  • chinesische Dattel   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – German
  • Jujube   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – German
  • natsume   (Source: F Japan ) – Japanese Rōmaji
  • daechunamu   (Source: F Korea ) – Transcribed Korean   [Ziziphus jujuba var. inermis]
  • moetdaechunamu   (Source: Kulturpflanze 34:135) – Transcribed Korean   [Ziziphus jujuba var. jujuba]
  • açofeifeira   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – Portuguese
  • azufaifo   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – Spanish
  • kinesisk jujuber   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish
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Economic importance:

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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 cultivated

References:

  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman & M. Hjertson. 2009. Våra kulturväxters namn - ursprung och användning. Formas, Stockholm (Handbook on Swedish cultivated and utility plants, their names and origin).
  • Barrie, F. R. 2011. Report of the General Committee: 11. Taxon 60:1212. [conservation proposal recommended].
  • Brummitt, R. K. 2000. Report of the Committee for Spermatophyta: 50. Taxon 49:806. [proposal not recommended].
  • Brummitt, R. K. 2009. Report of the Nomenclature Committee for Vascular Plants: 60. Taxon 58:283. [conservation proposal recommended].
  • Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston. 1970. Manual of the vascular plants of Texas.
  • Duke, J. A. et al. 2002. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs.
  • Erhardt, W. et al. 2002. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage.
  • Forest Experimental Station, Korea. 1966. Illustrated woody plants of Korea.
  • Greuter, W. et al., eds. 1984–. Med-Checklist. [= Z. zizyphus (L.) H. Karst.].
  • Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 4:741.
  • Iwatsuki, K. et al. 1993–. Flora of Japan.
  • Kartesz, J. T. 1994. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. [= Z. zizyphus (L.) H. Karst.].
  • Kirkbride, J. H., Jr. et al. 2006. (1753) Proposal to conserve the name Ziziphus jujuba against Z. zizyphus (Rhamnaceae). Taxon 55:1049–1050.
  • Kitagawa, M. 1979. Neo-lineamenta florae Manshuricae.
  • Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. 1934–1964. Flora SSSR.
  • Leung, A. Y. & S. Foster. 1996. Encyclopedia of common natural ingredients used in food, drugs, and cosmetics, ed. 2.
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  • Liu, M. J. & C. Y. Cheng. 1995. A taxonomic study on the genus Ziziphus. Acta Hort. 390:161.
  • Markle, G. M. et al., eds. 1998. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2.
  • McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2.
  • Meikle, R. D. 1977–1985. Flora of Cyprus. [= Z. zizyphus (L.) H. Karst.].
  • Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. 1970–. Flora of [West] Pakistan.
  • Nasir, S. M. & M. Athar. 1998. Fuelwood as an energy source. Phytologia 85:106.
  • Nicolson, D. H. et al. 1988. An interpretation of Van Rheede's Hortus Malabaricus. Regnum Veg. 119:214. [= Z. zizyphus (L.) H. Karst.].
  • Ohwi, J. 1965. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.).
  • Paclt, J. 1999. (1399) Proposal to conserve the name Zizyphus (Rhamnaceae) with that spelling and with feminine gender. Taxon 48:173–174. [this proposal, if accepted, would have preserved usage of this name].
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  • Rechinger, K. H., ed. 1963–. Flora iranica.
  • Rehm, S. 1994. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants.
  • Sharma, B. D. et al., eds. 1993–. Flora of India.
  • Smith, R. J. Botanical beads of the world (on-line resource).
  • Townsend, C. C. & E. Guest. 1966–. Flora of Iraq.
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1964–1980. Flora europaea.
  • Uphof, J. C. T. 1968. Dictionary of economic plants, ed. 2.
  • Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986–. European garden flora. [= Z. zizyphus (L.) H. Karst.].
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994–. Flora of China (English edition).
  • Wunderlin, R. P. 1998. Guide to the vascular plants of Florida. [= Z. zizyphus (L.) H. Karst.].
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