Plum Dragon Herbs
Da Zao, Hei (Jujube Date)
Chinese Herb: Da Zao
Da Zao (Hei) (Jujube, Date); Ziziphus jujub Mill; Os Draconis; Fructus Jujube
We stock Black Dates, ie Hei Zao--Hong Zao available upon request. These nice plump dates are tonic to the Spleen and Stomach. The Jujube is a sweet herb that is also used to aid in the flavoring of foods. With a neutral energy, Jujube Dates enter the Spleen and Stomach meridians. Jujube Dates are also commonly used to moderate the actions of other herbs in a formula.