Common Name: Balakat
Origin: native to the Philippines
- My pictures are in PhytoImages!
- You can see all 7 photos in PhytoImages if you do a search and put my name in “Owner Name”
- Image at PhytoImages.siu.edu
- This is one of the biggest trees in the farm
- Our caretaker needed to use a long bamboo pole to pluck of a stem so I could get pictures!
- I copied the captions that Pieter Pelser put in PhytoImages
- According to Trees of Tropical Asia, the name Ziziphus came from the classic name for the jujube fruit.
- According to Pinoy Trees, Jesus Christ was crowned with thorns from the Ziziphus jujube.
- The town of Mabalacat, Pampanga was named after this tree.
trees and shrubs