Jujube Seeds - Heirloom Untreated NON-GMO From Canada

Jujube Seeds

(Ziziphus jujube var. Spinosa) Zones 6 - 9. Deciduous tree.

The Jujube (pronounced ju-ju-ba) is a distant relative of SeabuckthornTheir chewy, spongy texture makes a very satisfying snack.

Jujubes have been a popular crop in Asia for generations and have a rich medicinal history. They are high in antioxidants, good for the immune system and can help to lower anxiety. 


Cold Hardiness: Zones 6 - 9

Edible: Yes

SizeSmall Tree

Growth RateMedium

Nitrogen Fixer: No

Native Plant: No

Germination: 40 - 60%

Sun Requirements: Full Sun 

Soil Preference: Rich, well draining soil. Mature trees are drought tolerant.



- Soak seeds 48 hrs. Start with hot water, then let them sit at room temperature. Follow with 45-60 days cold, moist stratification. For more information on stratification, check out our article "How To Stratify Your Tree Seeds".

*If you do the cold period in your fridge, please check on your seeds. 60 days is an estimate & they may sprout sooner.*

- Plant stratified seed in pots or a nursery bed using standard potting soil. Heat mats are NOT required & can hinder germination!

- Protect young tree seedlings from slugs, cutworms & rodents. Slugs especially can eat primary leaves as soon as they come up, so be vigilant! 


Available direct from Incredible Seeds, a Canadian Heirloom and Heritage Seed Company, offering only the best natural, non-GMO, open pollinated and untreated seeds, located in Mi'kma'ki / Nova Scotia

  • $6.99

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