Goji Berry – Red Empress
Tasty and very healthful, Goji berries are grown commercially in China. Red Empress Goji Berry is one of the most popular varieties in Chinese orchards and produces good crops of large, dark red, sweet and flavorful berries. Relatively easy to grow in Ontario, Goji is can be a bit all and sprawling, so putting it against a wall, or something it can be tied to can be useful.
8 in stock
Latin Name: Lycium barbarum
Site and Soil: Goji likes full to half-day sun and well-drained soil.
Pollination Requirements: Self-fertile.
Hardiness: Hardy to minus -26° C or below.
Bearing Age: 1-2 years after planting.
Size at Maturity: 6-8 ft. in height
Fruit Skin: Dark red
Bloom Time: Late spring
Ripening Time: Late Summer through Fall
Yield: Up to 1 quart
Pests & Diseases: Goji is not bothered by pests or diseases
USDA Zone: 5