Meaning of lotebush in English:

lotebush

noun

  • 1The jujube tree Ziziphus lotus (rare).

  • 2US Any of various other shrubs or trees of the genus Ziziphus or closely related genera; especially Z. obtusifolia.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in John Lindley (1799–1865), botanist and horticulturist.