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 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.