Traditional Chinese medicine has used parts of the entire goji berry plant for food or for its health benefits. Use of stems and leaves is little known in the United States, but the highest concentrations of healthful antioxidant levels can be found in the goji berry leaves. Its red fruit in the health food market in the form of dried goji berry fruits and juice is more familiar. Lycium barbarum's vitamins & minerals are said to improve everything from immune function to quality of sleep, and the goji berries also taste great in trail mix!
For successful growth, is critical that the soil pH remain at 6.8 or higher. High nitrogen is not recommended for these plants. Our goji berries are potted and can be planted in containers.