Ziziphus jujuba Miller, Gard. Dict. ed. 8 1 1768. (syn: Paliurus mairei H.Lév.; Rhamnus zizyphus L.; Ziziphus chinensis Lam. ex Prenger; Ziziphus jujuba f. lageniformis (Nakai) Kitag.; Ziziphus lucidus Salisb.; Ziziphus mairei (H.Lév.) K.Browicz & Lauener; Ziziphus sativa Gaertn.; Ziziphus sativa var. lageniformis Nakai; Ziziphus sinensis Lam.; Ziziphus vulgaris Lam.; Ziziphus vulgaris var. inermis Bunge; Ziziphus zizyphus (L.) H.Karst.; Ziziphus zizyphus (L.) R.D.Meikle);        
Turkey (NW-Anatolia: Bithynia (I), N-Anatolia, SSW-Anatolia), East Aegaean Isl.,
Cyprus (S-Cyprus, E-Cyprus (I)), Iran (E-Iran, NE-Iran: Mts., N-Iran, S-Iran,
Iranian Aserbaijan (I)), Iraq (NW-Iraq, SE-Iraq: Mesopotamia, NE-Iraq (I)),
Lebanon (C-Lebanon, coastal W-Lebanon), Syria (NW-Syria), Afghanistan
(Badakshan, Bamyan Herat, Kunar / Nuristan, Nangarhar, Parwan), India (Himachal
Pradesh), Jammu & Kashmir, Myanmar [Burma], Nepal, Vietnam, Laos, Pakistan
(Sind, Baluchistan, Kurram, Dir, Chitral, Swat, Hazara, Rawalpindi),
Philippines
(I), Maldives, Cape Verde Isl. (I) (Santo Antao Isl. (I), Sao Vicente Isl. (I),
Ilha de Sao Nicolau (I), Sal Isl. (I), Ilha da Boa Vista (I), Ilha de Maio (I),
Ilha de Sao Tiago (I), Fogo Isl. (I), Ilha Brava (I)), Mauritius (I), La Runion
(I), Rodrigues (I), Comoros (I), Seychelles (I), Japan (I), Taiwan (I), China
(Anhui, Fujian, Gansu, Guangdong, Guangxi, Guizhou, Hebei, Henan, Hubei, Hunan,
Jiangsu, Jiangxi, Jilin, Liaoning, Shaanxi, Shandong, Shanxi, Sichuan, Xinjiang,
Yunnan, Zhejiang),
Korea (I), Northern Caucasus (I), Armenia, Azerbaijan,
Turkmenistan, Georgia [Caucasus], Kazakhstan (I), Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan,
Uzbekistan, France (I), Sardinia (I), Malta (I), Sicily (I), Italy (I), former
Yugoslavia (I), Slovenia (I), Croatia (I), Macedonia (I), Albania (I), Bulgaria
(I), Greece (I), Romania (I), Morocco (I), Algeria (I), Libya (I), Australia (I)
(Western Australia (I), Queensland (I)), Fiji (I), Cook Isl. (I) (Rarotonga
(I)), Southern Marianas (I) (Guam (I)), Panama (I), Belize (I), Haiti (I),
Dominican Republic (I), Cuba (I), Jamaica (I), Guyana (I), Surinam (I), French
Guiana (I), Nicaragua (I), Mexico (I), Colombia (I), USA (I) (Alabama (I),
Arizona (I), California (I), Florida (I), Georgia (I), Louisiana (I), Texas (I),
Utah (I))
as per Catalogue of Life;

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ziziphus jujuba from Srinagar, Kashmir-GS02062020-1 : 5 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (3)

Ziziphus jujuba Miller, Gard. Dict., ed. 8. Ziziphus no. 1. 1768. 

Syn: Ziziphus vulgaris Lamk.; Z.sativa Gaertn.
English names: Jujube, Chinese date, Red Date
Local names: Singli, Baryan, Unnab.  
Shrub or small tree with spreading branches with up to 3 cm spines, branches glabrous. Leaves elliptic-oblong to ovate, glabrous,dark green on upper surface, lighter beneath, margins crenate-serrate, apex obtuse to subacute. Flowers 3-4 mm across, greenish-yellow; fruits globose to oblong, 1-2 cm across, red. Prefers colder climates.
Related species Z. mauritianus has much smaller spines rarely exceeding 7 mm and leaves are densely tomentose beneath.
Photographed Botanical Garden, Srinagar Kashmir, July 10, 2013


Should it be Ziziphus jujuba subsp. spinosa as per attached publication? 

Attachments (1)- Ziziphus jujuba Mill. subsp. spinosa.pdf

I had seen this paper. Mine was a tree and not low shrub, fruit larger, fits with type subspecies, that is why I did not right Ziziphus jujuba subsp. jujuba

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