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Goji Berries or Lycium barbarum

Goji Berries or Lycium barbarum (also called wolfberry plants and matrimony vine) are a deciduous perennial plant grown mainly for its berries.

Goji berries are used as a health food, in cooking and also to make wine and as a flavouring for beer. Goji berries have been used in Tibet and China as a medicinal herb for many years.

Reputed to be a rich source of Vitamin C. Goji Berries are also claimed to be an antioxident. The red fruit of the Goji Berry plant is said to be one of the richest source of carotenoids available. Originating in the Himalayas Goji means "happy".

Goji Berry plants are available for sale from the following specialist nurseries.

PHOENIX TEARS NURSERY - 435 753 3656
1847 South 2400 West Logan, Utah 84321