Ziziphus mauritiana grow and care – plant of the genus Ziziphus also known as Indian Jujube, Ziziphus mauritiana perennial evergreen rarely deciduous plant can grow is shrub or tree, can grow in subtropical, desert, mediterranean or tropic climate and growing in hardiness zone 8+.
Flower color white, flowers small size 1-2 mm and grow on the base of new stems
Ziziphus mauritiana fruit
Fruit oval in the color yellow-orange to red, the size 1-3 cm.
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How to grow Ziziphus mauritiana growing and care:
Well-drained soil (sandy), alkaline soil
What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed
Is it necessary to graft in Ziziphus mauritiana?
Difficulties or problems when growing:
Winter, spring, summer
Pests and diseases:
How to prune:
because of the thorns recommend to open the growth to easier fruit collecting
Size of the plant?
5-15 m, 15-45 feet
Growth speed in optimal condition:
Medium growing / Slow growing
Small amount of water / Average amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant?
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
General information about the flower
Small white flower the size 1-2 mm
Pollination is done by:
Fruit harvest season:
Summer – autumn
Fruits pests or diseases:
Birds, fruit fly
What can be done with big quantities of Ziziphus mauritiana fruits?
Eat raw, dry
Work requirements on the fruit:
Traps for fruit fly
How long does it take to bear fruit?
Ripening of fruit
Possible to pick the fruit when it’s partial green and wait the will ripening at home
Categories of growing
Planting Season: Spring Planting, Summer planting, Winter planting
Light exposure requirements: Full sun Plants, Part shade Plants
Climates that the plant can grow: Desert Climate, Mediterranean Climate, Subtropics Climate, Temperate Climate
Growing speed of the plant: Average growing plants, Slow growing plants
Plant life-form: Deciduous, Perennial plant, Shrub, Tree
Plant Uses: Drought tolerant plants, Edible plants, Hedging plants, Ornamental plants
Requirements for watering the plant: Regularly water, Small amounts of water
Hardiness zones: Hardiness zone 10, Hardiness zone 11, Hardiness zone 6, Hardiness zone 7, Hardiness zone 8, Hardiness zone 9
Ornamental parts: Ornamental leaves, Ornamental plant
Blooming season: Spring flowers
Flower colors: White flower
Harvest Season: Autumn Harvest, Summer Harvest
Edible Parts: Edible Fruit
Culinary uses: Dried fruit, Eaten raw