Goji Berry

Goji Berries The Anti-oxidant Powerhouse!

The Benefits Of Antioxidants In Goji Berries

Antioxidants are minerals, vitamins and other nutrients. They help repair cell damage, and protect cells from attack by free radicals. Cell damage by free radicals can lead to a range of serious health problems like atherosclerosis, arthritis and cancer. Our immune system also gets weakened by attack from free radicals. Foods such as fruits and vegetables are rich in antioxidants and these can protect the immune system, stave off serious […]

What is an Ideal Dosage for Goji Berry

ideal dosage for goji berries

Lycium barbarum or wolf berry is commonly called goji berry. There are two man species that produce commercially available goji berries – Lycium chinense and Lycium barbarum. They belong to the same Solanaceae family as eggplant, deadly nightshade, tomato and potato. This plant is a woody, deciduous variety that grows to 1-3m in height. The fruits are 2-3cm in diameter and have a tangy sweet and sour taste. Most of […]

What is Goji Tea?

Goji berries or Gou Qi Zi or wolfberries are mainly produced by two plants which are closely related – Lycium chinense and Lycium barbarum. These are perennial, deciduous woody shrubs which belong to the Solonaceae family along with tomato, eggplant and potato among other species. The goji berry plant can reach heights of 1-3m and are mainly cultivated in China, Tibet, Mongolia and Nepal. In the last three countries, goji […]