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*The plants are rooted cuttings in a 4 inch pot
Black goji berries (Lycium Ruthenicum Murrray, Russian box thorn)are an incredibly rare and exotic fruit grown widly in
the extremeand harsh environments of Central Asia. The sheer remoteness of the plant, and localreliance on it has meant it
is relatively unknown outside its natural range.
Whereas its similar to lycium barbarum, the famous red one, but instead of red,its black or more like super dark purple.
The earliest mentionsof Goji berries were for medicinal purposes in the first century BC. Inthese mentions, Goji berries
are claimed to have anti-aging properties.
Goji berries are usedas herbal medicine since the past 2000 years. Several Chinese myths regard Gojiberries as the ''Fruit
Black Goji grows as a shrub and reaches aheight of about 9 feet with thorny branches dripping with clusters of plump,juicy,
pearl-sized, sweet black fruits.
Growing your own goji berryplant is beneficial for you and your family, because you’ll have an instantsource
of protein, fiber and vitamins without having to ingest dangerous toxinsinto your system. With an added bonus, you get to
save money as well considering fruit from reputable dealers reaching $1 per gram.
The best thing about gojiberries is that they ;re very easy to grow due to droubt tolerance once established and they
can tolerate various types ofsoil.
Height: 20-50 ft.
Hardiness: USDA Zone 11
Sun Exposure: Full Sun/Light shade
Lansium parasiticum, also known as langsat or lanzones, is a species of tree in the Mahogany family. The plant, which
originates from western Southeast Asia, bears edible fruit.
The fruit can be elliptical, ovoid, measuring 2 to 7 centimetres (0.79 to 2.76 in) by 1.5 to 5 centimetres (0.59 to 1.97
in) in size. Fruits look much like small potatoes and are borne in clusters similar to grapes. It is covered by thin, yellow
hair giving a slightly fuzzy aspect. The skin thickness varies with the varieties, from 2 millimetres (0.079 in) to approximately
6 millimetres (0.24 in). The fruit contains 1 to 3 seeds, flat, and bitter tasting; the seeds are covered with a thick, clear-white
aril that tastes sweet and sour. The taste has been likened to a combination of grape and grapefruit and is considered excellent
by most. The sweet juicy flesh contains sucrose, fructose, and glucose. Langsats are perishable and spoil after 4 days at
room temperature. They can be kept in cold storage for 2 weeks at 52º to 55º F
Lqnsium parasiticum is traditionally reproduced by spreading seedlings, either cultivated or collected from below the
The langsat is ultra-tropical. Even in its native territory it cannot be grown at an altitude over 2,100 to 2,500 ft (650-750
m). It needs a humid atmosphere, plenty of moisture and will not tolerate long dry seasons. Some shade is beneficial especially
during the early years.