Ziziphus parryi grows along the west side of the desert from Morongo Valley into Baja. The little date like fruit ripens in August turning golden. The fruit is edible, it probably will not kill you, but it is very bitter. "It has a delightful scent that perfumes the yard in delightful wafts." Bill.
Ziziphus parryi tolerates sand.
Foliage of Ziziphus parryi has color green, is deciduous and has fragrance.
Flower of Ziziphus parryi has color yellow and has a fragrance.
Fruit of Ziziphus parryi has fragrance and is edible.
Communities for Ziziphus parryi:Creosote Bush Scrub.