|Soil:||Prefers well-drained sandy loam, but does well in other soil types too|
|pH:||Tolerates anything, even high salinity or high alkalinity|
|Years to bear:||2|
Jujube, also known as Chinese date, originates from China and has been cultivated for 4000 years. It produces a sweet-tart fruit, with a flavor similar to apple. When ripe, the fruit is red and can be eaten fresh or dried. It is loaded with energy, minerals, and vitamins, and has many medicinal uses. The tree will tolerate extreme temperatures and conditions.