Zizyphus jujuba ‘Lang’
Jujubes are also known as the Chinese Date. Lang is a popular commerical variety origianlly directly imported from China. The large pear shaped red/mahogany fruit ripens in September. It is good eaten fresh or can be dried. Jujubes are a small deciduous tree about 15 to 25 feet tall wwith gray bark ad shiny green foliage that has yellow fall color. They are self-fruitful but will be more productive with another variety nearby. They require approximately 400 to 600 hours of chilling. Drought and heat tolerant. Hardy in zones 6-9. Trees are 5 gallon size and are shipped bare root.