What do Hollywood celebrities like Ben Kingsley, Anthony Michael Hall, Madonna, Paula Abdul, Mischa Barton and Gisele Bundchen all have in common? ding ding ding they all eat GOJI BERRY! Similar to the benefits you get from eating other berries, goji berries are loaded with beta-carotene (a pigment found in plants and fruits) which helps promote healthy skin. Goji berries have also been known to help boost the immune system and protect the eyes — talk about a super fruit. This fruit has been around for ages and has been a hidden gem to a lot of people.
Super Food that's Super Easy! Goji Berries (a.k.a. Wolfberries) are used throughout the Orient to treat a broad range of ailments and diseases. They are high in antioxidants, amino acids, essential fatty acids and are widely used to reduce inflammation.
Container Grow Your Gojis. Goji Berries can be container grown to be kept inside a s a gorgeous house plant as well.
This is one of the easiest plants to grow organically. It's highly disease resistant and rarely bothered by insects. Even deer and rabbits leave it alone. There is no need for any chemicals or sprays. Just plant it and pick.
Don't baby your Gojis. They're naturally drought tolerant and like well draining soil. Thrives in zones 5-9, tolerating temps down to -18 F. Does well in the dry west or humid east.
Pick $175 worth of Berries each year from a single plant! A mature plant will produce almost 7 lbs of berries under good conditions. We don't know of any other fruit plant that has this incredible of a payback. Plus it continues to produce year after year.
Eat Goji Berries all year long. Your berries get sweeter the longer you leave them on the bush and will be much tastier than what you buy in the store. Eat them fresh, juice them, freeze them or dry them on newspaper. Most people prefer to eat their berries like raisins. Grow several plants and enjoy healthy Goji Berries all throughout the year.
Plant your Gojis every 4 ft. They grow into viney bushes. Some people grow them on a trellis. They are self pollinating, but do better with additional companions.
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Goji berry has been shown to:
- Boosted immune system and flu protection. A boosted immune system and flu protection can go hand-in-hand. ...
- Potential weight loss aid. Goji berries pack healthy food energy into small servings. ...
- Antioxidants for eyes and skin. ...
- Maintain blood sugar. ...
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