Jujubes Multipurpose

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Abbeville

Jujube variety - Youzao
Jujube variety - Abbeville
Jujube variety - Youzao
Jujube variety - Youzao

Abbeville: From Roger Meyer. Found in California. A productive late cultivar with small fruit. Has the best fruit set among all cultivars tested at Alcalde, NM. Mediocre for fresh eating and drying. Fruit hanging well on the trees.

AmeriZao® Chaoyang

Jujube variety - Chaoyang
Jujube variety - xxxx
Jujube variety - xxxx
Jujube variety - xxxx

AmeriZao® Chaoyang: Recent introduction from China. Small to medium in size, light brown color, very uniform fruit. Somewhat tart flavor. Fresh eating or drying.

Jin

Jujube variety - Jin
Jujube variety - Jin
Jujube variety - Jin

Jin: Limited information. A productive cultivar at Alcalde. Non-uniform medium sized fruit. Good for both fresh eating and drying.

AmeriZao® JKW (Jinkuiwang)

Jujube variety - Jinkuiwang
Jujube variety - Jinkuiwang
Jujube variety - Jinkuiwang

AmeriZao® JKW (Jinkuiwang): Recent importation from China. Medium sized fruit, bigger than most Jinsi series cultivars. Mid- or mid / late in season. Very good for fresh eating and drying.

AmeriZao® Jinsi-2

Jujube variety - Jinsi2
Jujube variety - Jinsi2
Jujube variety - Jinsi2

AmeriZao® Jinsi-2: Recent importation from China. Small sized fruit, very sweet fruit with soluble solids over 35%. Mid-season. Excellent for fresh eating, drying and processing. The AmeriZao® Jinsi series is famous for its high sugar content and firm texture. Its name means when you open the dry fruit, there are sugar threads inside. Young trees are not productive.

AmeriZao® Jinsi-3

Jujube variety - Jinsi3
Jujube variety - Jinsi3
Jujube variety - Jinsi3

AmeriZao® Jinsi-3: Recent importation from China. Large fruit than Jinsi-2. High in sugar content like Jinsi 2. Excellent for fresh eating and drying.

AmeriZao® Jinsi-4

Jujube variety - Jinsi4
Jujube variety - Jinsi4
Jujube variety - Jinsi4

AmeriZao® Jinsi-4: Recent importation from China. Very small plants and small fruit in northern NM. Super sweet. Needs to be evaluated in other areas.

AmeriZao® KFC (Kongfucui)

Jujube variety - KFC
Jujube variety - KFC
Jujube variety - KFC

AmeriZao® KFC (Kingfucui): Recent importation from China. Medium to large fruit, bumpy fruit surface, uniform and shiny fruit. Excellent fresh eating quality. It was a fresh eating cultivar in China. Due to its high sugar content, it is also very good for drying.

AmeriZao® Liuyuexian

Jujube variety - Liuyuexian
Jujube variety - Liuyuexian
Jujube variety - Liuyuexian

AmeriZao® Liuyuexian: Recent importation from China. Similar to KFC in appearance. Early- to mid-season. Excellent fresh eating quality. Also good for drying.

AmeriZao® Miyun

Jujube variety - Miyun
Jujube variety - Miyun
Jujube variety - Miyun

AmeriZao® Miyun: Recent importation from China. One of the AmeriZao® Jinsi series cultivars. Medium to small in size. Very sweet. Excellent for fresh eating and drying.

AmeriZao® Pitless

Jujube variety - Pitless
Jujube variety - Pitless
Jujube variety - Pitless

AmeriZao® Pitless: Recent importation from China. Small in size and very sweet. Similar to AmeriZao® Jinsi series with an incomplete pit, but not truly pitless.

AmeriZao® Sept Late

Jujube variety - SeptLake
Jujube variety - SeptLake
Jujube variety - SeptLake

AmeriZao® Sept Late: A productive late cultivar. Light in fruit color when mature. Cannot fully mature in northern New Mexico. High pollen germinate rate and good pollinizer tree. Good for fresh eating and drying.

Sherwood

Jujube variety - Sherwood
Jujube variety - Sherwood
Jujube variety - Sherwood
Jujube variety - Sherwood

Sherwood: A U.S. cultivar from Louisiana State. A late cultivar, column shaped fruit or a little pointed. Too late in maturity for northern NM. Good for fresh eating and drying. Tree is narrow and upright growing.

Shuimen

Jujube variety - Shuimen
Jujube variety - Shuimen
Jujube variety - Shuimen

Shuimen: Imported by Frank Meyer from China in 1914. Slightly pointed in shape. Low in vitamin C. Good for fresh eating and drying. Early to mid season.

Sihong

Jujube variety - Sihong
Jujube variety - Sihong
Jujube variety - Sihong

Sihong: Mid to late in season. Dark colored, round fruit. Very sweet. Excellent for fresh eating and drying. My personal favorite drying fruit with nice looking wrinkles and thick flesh.

Sugarcane

Jujube variety - Sugarcane
Jujube variety - Sugarcane
Jujube variety - Sugarcane

Sugarcane: A cultivar from Roger Meyer due to its sweet flavor and physically adjacent to a real sugarcane in planting. Early- to mid-season cultivar, oval in shape. Medium sized. Excellent for fresh eating and drying. Thorny plants.

AmeriZao® Zhongning

Jujube variety - Zhongning
Jujube variety - Zhongning
Jujube variety - Zhongning

AmeriZao® Zhongning: Recent importation from China. Medium sized, uniform short column-shaped fruit. Have a sweet / tart balanced flavor. Early- to mid-season cultivar. Good for fresh eating and drying.