Ziziphus jujuba Mill.
Rhamnaceae
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A small tree, up to 9m high; leaves ovate to lanceolate, 2,5 - 6cm long, glossy green. The twigs are covered with thorns. Flowers yellow, axilliar in groups of two or three. fruits ovate, up to 2,5cm long, dark red to black. Only for warm conditions.

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Other views: Twig with flowers

Cultivated: Germany

Author: Ulrich Herzog

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