The jujube cultivation in Shandong Province has a long history, and as early as 1986, it was classified as “Jujube Production Base” by the China State Forestry Administration. Ge Shi Town of Ning Yang County is also called the hometown of China Jujube.
Shandong Jujube is famous for its large fruit, sweet and fleshy pulp, containing vitamin A, B, C, D and many trace elements, rich nutrition and unique flavor. The round red jujube is also known as the King of Fruits in the world, which was planted in the Song Dynasty, and was regarded as tribute to the Royal families ever since. It has the functions of strengthening the spleen and stomach, tonifying and nourishing blood, enhancing human immunity and strengthening the muscle.