The plant is indigenous to the continent of Asia and specifically the countries that are home to the Himalayas. These mountain ranges provide the perfect environment needed for this plant to thrive and flourish.
Appearance: Red berries varying from a light to dark red colour. Whole dried berries free flowing.
Flavour and Aroma: Characteristic of goji berries with no off odours and tastes. Goji berries have a mild tangy taste that is sweet and sour.
These berries when ingested by humans have been proven to have many wonderful health advantages, some of which include the prevention of eye disorders, cancer preventative qualities and longevity of life.
The possible benefits of dried goji berries can aid the human body in many different ways. These potential benefits can include strengthening the immune system, prevention of eyesight maladies, protection of the liver, weight loss, and the ability to possibly reverse the aging process. Other positive side affect can include an increase in energy levels as well as showing encouraging signs of improving sexual performance. Elements that facilitate these benefits, within the dried goji berries, include barbarum, lyceum, polysaccharides, carotenoids, and amino acids.