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Goji Berry

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Nutritional Superfood!

Used in traditional Chinese medicine for thousands of years, Goji berries are extremely nutritionally dense and high in antioxidants. Claimed to enhance the immune system, improve eyesight and circulation, and protect the liver, Goji berries are truly a super food.

Bright orange-red, 1/2- to 1-in. berries have a slightly sweet, mildly tangy flavor. Berries can be eaten fresh, made into juice, wine or herbal tea, or dried and enjoyed as a snack similar to raisins.

The Goji shrub will grow 8-10 ft. in full sun to partial shade, with emerald foliage on graceful, vine-like branches. Star-shaped blooms in shades of white, lilac and purple will appear in early summer, with fruit ripening in July. It will continue to fruit and flower until heavy frost. With no known pest or disease problems and high tolerance to drought, once established, the Goji shrub is an easy plant to grow. Potted plants. Zones 5-9.


Zones: 5 - 9
Height: 8' - 10'.
Shade Requirement: Full sun to partial shade.

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Goji Berry Product Details

Botanical Name: LYCIUM BARBARUM; Family Solanaceae

Height: 8' - 10'.

Spacing: 8'.

Depth: Same as nursery.

Spread: 8' - 10'.

Sun/Shade: Full sun to partial shade.

Pollinator: Self pollinating.

Color: Star shaped. White to lilac to purple blooms .

Foliage: Glossy emerald green elongated leaves, on graceful vine-like branches.

Blooms: Early Summer.

Fruit: Glossy bright orange-red, oval 1/2 inches long.

Form: Shrub.

Soil Requirements: Will grow in almost any type of soil, except wet soggy soil, tends to fruit best in well-drained soil of moderate quality. Likes an alkaline soil with a pH of 8.2 - 8.6.

Growth Rate: Medium growth.

Pruning: Heavy pruning will help keep the plant looking nice, and increase berry production. Can also be trained to a support. The older the plant, the more upright it can be trained.

Comments: Often referred to in health stores as the Tibetan or Himalayan Goji Berry. Extremely nutritionally dense, high antioxidant properties. Can be eaten raw, dried, made into juice, wine, herbal tea. When dried they can be eaten as a healthy snack similar to raisins. They have a taste which has been described as having an accent of tomato, similar to dates, dried cranberries or raisins, but drier, more tart, less sweet and with an herbal scent. Fresh berries are juicy and sweet.

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2014-04-18
Dead on arrival
Reviewed By: Janet (Pahrump, NV)
I was super excited about getting my Goji berry, but when I opened the box it looked like a broken dead twig, no leaves on it..nothing. I tried to nurture it back, but it was too far gone. They shipped it in a huge box (and the whole plant was the size of a finger.) I think this was the problem because the plant could move around during shipping. I did order a mulberry brush that came in a different shipment and it arrived healthy, and a couple seed packets of carrots and they are growing great.


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2014-01-28
Needs Time
Reviewed By: Gail Cook (Springfield, OR)
I too bought a Goji Berry plant and had issues with it looking puny. I planted it anyway, and I also had the leaves fall off and it looked as if the plant was dying. So I called customer service . They said that Goji Berry plants need to establish a root base to strengthen the plant for growth. So I am having faith that they are right.I will see in Spring. If nothing I will call them back.


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2013-10-04
looking forward to goji berries in a few years
Reviewed By: kara (Davis, IL)
I received the goji this spring and dampened the root ball then set in the ground. I have seriously done nothing to it since as spring and summer had good rainfall..and it is well over 12" tall and its only fall. Itcdoes getvnice late afternoon shade so maybe that is helping? I look forward to berries in a year or two!


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2013-09-30
My gojis are doing fine!
Reviewed By: Jane Campbell (Rossville, GA)
I ordered 4 plants in the fall of 2011. The plants did great in the spring! They even produced a cup or two of fruit. The 2013 season was not to good, there was too much rain and high humidity. I wasn't prepared for all the disease, fungus and pest problems that came with such wet weather. My goji berry plants didn't do to well. I hope next year will be better.


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2013-08-20
Hoping for the best
Reviewed By: MarshMello (Homosassa, FL)
This is the second try at Goji; only because the total plant is edible. After reading the reviews, I see that special care is definitely a requirement. Happy gardening to all!


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2013-06-27
Goji no Go
Reviewed By: Wendell Steven (LAKOTA, IA)
"I received my 9"" Goji plant, dampened the roots slightly, planted it within 24 hrs after received. It looked good, then after about 2 wks, the bottom few leaves began to wilt, the as time progressed, the next and next pairs went dry. When we left on Monday am past, there was only 2 leaves that had any green color to them. This after having added water only once, as we were getting rain regularly, and almost too much if the hill had been lower. I am totally convinced the watering and TLC was VERY adiquit for good improving growth, what is your suggestion???"


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2013-04-14
Better than they looked
Reviewed By: jon (makanda, il)
I accidently got a double order of goji plants, when they arrived, two looked like they were dead, I had no hope for them, the other two looked like they could make it. The two that looked too far gone, one has come back pretty well, the other is still struggling.


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2012-04-17
Good value. Healthy plant.
Reviewed By: Robin (yakima, wa)
My bush is doing great this Spring. It is leafing out nicely and looks strong and healthy. The stem is thick considering how small it was when it arrived. My family is very pleased with this purchase. As I said customer service was very helpful with this purchase. It was small when it arrived but that means it can be sold at a lower price.


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2012-02-28
Little twigs that never grew
Reviewed By: Amy (Zirconia, NC)
I received my two goji berry plants and was surprised at the 5-inch size. I changed my original plan of planting them in the earth, for fear they would be overlooked. I carefully set them in pots next to my greenhouse where I kept them watered. They turned green, then died on me. I'm looking for other sources to buy from. These plants were just too small.


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2011-09-26
Very Hardy.
Reviewed By: Robin McClary (Yakima, WA)
I want to thank the company for excellent customer service. I ordered a goji in the Spring. When it arrived the tips were damaged and the leaves parched. I wrote to customer service. They sent me a new one which arrived day before yesterday. It is healthy with no broken tips and very green leaves. I look forward to some berries in a year or two. The small size of the young plants seems reasonable to me because it must be shipped for an affordable price. Thank you to Customer Service!


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2011-07-08
Post Office nearly killed it
Reviewed By: June (Rock Hill, SC)
"The Post Office left package on deck in boiling hot 98 degree temp and it was nearly cooked. I planted in a pot and put in a location that would get afternoon shade. I thought it was dead, but after several weeks, it started to put out and now, about 2 months later, is about 6"" tall and looking healthy."


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2011-02-09
growing great
Reviewed By: royce (hyrum, ut)
wow they are doing good in the house and i have berries as of today feb. 2011


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2010-08-15
small
Reviewed By: steph (clearwater, kansas)
Planted 2 this spring & they are still taking there time growing. Will wait & see how they take on winter & grow next summer. Can't wait to try the berries though!


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2010-07-30
Commendable Progress
Reviewed By: Derek (Watertown, Connecticut)
Well I received about 3 puny little seedlings in the mail, early spring. With enough light and soil it took off and I cant wait to have berries! I'm ordering more soon to have a row of them!


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2010-06-30
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Reviewed By: MILKMAN (Westwego, La)
plant is still doing well still growing. been raining alot here so its gettin fully watered


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2010-06-30
goji
Reviewed By: Mark (Manitowoc, WI)
"I planted a goji in my backyard last spring and it started at 2"" and stayed at 2"" all year also. It also died and regrew at least three times before fall as it was adjusting to it's new conditions, but still never got any bigger. Well, I thought for sure that it would be a goner after a Wisconsin winter, but this spring it started to grow and is now a healthy mid-thigh (3 ft) sized bush, so be patient. "


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2010-06-16
Green Thumb
Reviewed By: Alya Ross (Watsonville, California)
Goji grows very fast in the right conditions. All gurney plants arrive very small and frequently very light deprived as if they have been boxed for weeks. But with slow introduction to sunlight they have all done well.


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2010-05-18
super small plant
Reviewed By: jill (akron, oh)
"The plant arrived and it was 2"" tall. After a month in full sun and fertile soil, it remains 2 inches tall. Made a lovely large home for it and it looks pretty pathetic. "


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2010-04-17
Great plant so far!!
Reviewed By: Jeff (Austin, Texas)
"I was a bit concerned about ordering an exotic fruit plant but my wolfberry (goji) arrived in early March in fantastic condition. The root ball was moist and protected, and the leaves were all green, healthy, and intact. I planted it immediately in a 10"" pot in basic Scotts gardening soil and put it in a spot that receives 4-6 hours of direct sunlight/day and filtered sun for the remaining day. Now, 7 weeks later, I have already had to trim it back because of the impressive growth it has shown (and to keep the shrubby shape that I desire). So far, this goji berry plant has been one of the easiest things I have ever transplanted and grown! Can't wait for it to fruit next year! "


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2010-04-14
1st year failure
Reviewed By: Earl W Voss (Seymour, Indiana)
We also lost both gogi berry plants by last fall but are going to try again and pamper them more. They seem to be a bit hard to get started.


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2010-04-07
goji
Reviewed By: Nita O'Brien (Henderson, Nevada)
goji's go dormant in the fall and do look like dead twigs. They do not fruit until they are 2 yrs old with max yeild at 5yr. Ours fruited last summer and the fruit is well worth the wait.


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2010-04-05
milkman
Reviewed By: Reginald Rice Sr (Bridge City, la.)
got one about two weeks ago really small. planted it right away seems to b doin well and growing!! will keep yall posted


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2010-01-23
Rough start
Reviewed By: Jeff (Suffolk, Va)
Bought plants last year .plantslook like long twigs. Some leaves in the summer bared no fruit that season. Look dead now in winter not sure what to except for it's second yr.


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