Plant of the Week: Sherwood Jujube
Sherwood Jujube Ziziphus jujuba 'Sherwood' Zone 5-10
This fruit-bearing tree is not native to the area but will look right at home in your yard. A moderate grower that can reach up to 25' tall. Pest and disease resistant. Blooms in midsummer.
Plant in full sun for best growth. Prefers well-drained soil. Prune when dormant to control the size and shape of the tree. Edible fruit that is tart and sweet.