Goji, goji berry or wolfberry is the fruit of Lycium barbarum and
Lycium chinense, two closely related species of boxthorn in the
Nightshade family, Solanaceae. These species produce a bright
orange-red, ellipsoid berry 12 cm in diameter. The number of seeds
in each berry varies widely based on cultivar and fruit size,
containing 1060 tiny yellow seeds that are compressed with a curved
embryo. The berries ripen from July to October in the Northern
Goji berry is known by the scientific name of Lycium barbarum. It's
credited with increasing the life span and having several health
improving properties. It is one of the richest natural nutrients
available on earth. It is said that the Chinese have been using
Goji berry, as a food and a medicine, for more than five thousand
Nutritional value of Goji Berries
Goji berry is a rich source of nutrients and amino acids. It
contains 18 amino acids, 21 trace minerals and several vitamins and
minerals. It has six times more amino acids than bee pollen, 500
times more Vitamin C by weight than oranges, more iron than
spinach, and more Beta carotene than carrots. Goji berry contains
minerals like Calcium and Magnesium, and Vitamins B1, B2, B6 and
Vitamin E, normally found in grains and seeds and rarely in fruits.
In addition, these berries contain many complex compounds and
phytonutrients. High levels of protein content (13% of these
berries are protein - higher than whole wheat), and antioxidants
are other nutrient highlights. In addition, Goji berries contain
Beta-sitosterol, Betaine, and essential fatty acids.
With all this nutrition packed into it, it is small wonder that
these berries have a great medicinal and health value.
Benefits of Goji Berries
Goji berries have been used in traditional systems of medicine to
treat various conditions like anemia, cough and inflammation. It
has also been used for improving the immune system, protection of
the liver, and improving eyesight. Apart from the curative
properties, Goji berry is believed to have a positive effect on the
health and wellness of those consuming it, and benefits the user
with longevity, increased vitality and sexual prowess.
Goji berries, treasured for longevity, anti aging and energy
properties, became the focus of intense medical research when
scientists discovered these fruits contained an abundance of
constituents that promote health wellness. Goji Berries are amazing
super foods. One or two handfuls can give you more nutritional
value than any other food on earth. Goji berries have also been
found to have extremely high levels of immune system stimulating
polysaccharides, along with an astonishing 13 -16% protein by
weight. They are also a rich source of both selenium and germanium.
Our all natural, sun dried goji berries, which are never processed
or artificially sweetened, are packed with 18 amino acids and 27
trace minerals. You won’t find a healthier or more delicious treat.
Our Goji Berries are the highest quality available. They are all
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[English name]: Chinese Factory Supply Wolfberry Fruit Powder
[Other Name]: Wolfberry Extract Powder
[Place of origin]:Shaanxi Province , China
[Part Used]: Fruit
[Latin Name]:Lycium barbarum L
[Active ingredients]: Polysaccharides
[Specification]: Fruit Powder
[Test method]: TLC
[Packing]:25kgs/drum(carton), 1kg/bag, double vacuum plastic
packing (vacuum sealed foil bags) inside.
[Shelf life]:24 months
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tablets, capsule and granule to warm the kidney, strengthen the
spleen and enhance human immunity.
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