Ziziphus jujuba – Famine Foods

Ziziphus jujuba

Ziziphus vulgaris


Sudan (western): fruits fermented and prepared into a confection. India (Deccan): dry fruits powdered; (Madras Presidency): ripe fruit eaten.

Additional Information

Name Authority:
Mill. Lam.
Tamil: Yellanday kai. Telugu: Reygoo

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