Simmondsia chinensis
Plants of the Southwest

Simmondsia chinensis

Jojoba

Jojoba is a mounding, evergreen desert shrub, 4-8 ft. high and wide. Oil from the seed used in cosmetics and as a lubricant. Mature plants are hardy to 15 F, but seedlings are sensitive to frost. Sow in late spring. Zones 8-9.

    Zones, Sun & Water Needs: 89


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