Goji Berry Wolfberry

Botanical Name: Lycium barbarum

approx 10 seeds

Availability: In stock

$4.95

Details

Hailed as one of Natures Superfoods this perennial shrub native to China produces an abundance of little nutritional powerhouse berries. The shrub can get to 2.5m high and across over time. It thrives in any sunny position and likes to be trimmed back every Winter.

How To Grow

Sow seeds 5mm (1/4in) deep. Cover lightly with fine soil, firm gently and keep moist. Seedlings appear in 14-28 days. Thin as necessary and plant out when large enough to handle.

When To Plant

Spring to Summer, all year in warm regions.

Harvest

2nd Summer

Sow

Spring

Soil Type

compost

When

Spring to Summer, all year in warm regions.

Where

In trays of seed raising mix or direct where they are to grow in the garden or in pots in full sun.

How Sow

Sow seeds 5mm (1/4in) deep. Cover lightly with fine soil, firm gently and keep moist. Seedlings appear in 14-28 days.

Care

Thin as necessary and plant out when large enough to handle.

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If you are not completely satisfied with these seeds Mr. Fothergill's will gladly replace them for free. Performance subject to growing conditions.

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Recipe

Cranberry & Goji Sauce

Cranberry & Goji Sauce

Ingredients

  • 1 cup cranberries
  • 1/2 cup dried or 1 cup fresh goji berries
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 2 tbsps sugar
  • 1 tsp orange zest

Instructions

  1. Combine the cranberries, goji berries, sugar and water in a saucepan and bring to boil. Reduce the heat and leave to simmer for ten minutes
  2. Stir in the orange zest then pour the mix into a container and once cooled off, place in the fridge. The sauce will set as it cools further.
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