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 Hemisphere.
Since the early 21st century, interest has increased for
wolfberries for their novelty and nutrient value. They have been
termed a superfruit, which has led to a profusion of consumer
In traditional medicine, the whole fruit or its extracts are
claimed to have numerous implied health effects, which remain
scientifically unconfirmed as of 2014.
Although goji is the subject of basic research to determine if it
has physiological properties, lack of clinical evidence and poor
quality control in the manufacture of consumer products prevent
goji from being clinically recommended or applied.
Prodcut name: Goji berry juice powder
Latin NameLycium barbarum L./Lycium chinense
Specification: Juice Powder
Appearance: Orange powder
Mesh size: 80 Mesh
Used Part: Fruit
Grade: Food and beverage
Test Method: TLC
Lycium chinense is a tonic herb with a history of almost 2,000
years of medicinal use in China, and it is believed to promote long
life. Lycium chinense is used to clear the vision, strengthen the
kidneys, restore semen and nourish the liver. The fruit is one of
the most popular tonics used in Chinese herbal medicine, it
protects the liver from damage caused by exposure to toxins. It is
also used in the treatment of diabetes mellitus, vertigo, nocturnal
emissions and aching back and legs.
1. regulating immune, inhibiting tumor growth and cell mutation;
2. lipid-lowering and anti-fatty liver;
3. Promoting the function of hematopoietic;
4. anti-tumor and anti-aging.
Fruit and vegetable powder can be used in place of artificial
flavoring to flavor just about anything. However, fruit and
vegetable powder truly shines in desserts where the moisture
balance is very important, and nutrient-rich. You may use:
1. Food and beverage ingredients.
2. Healthy Products.
3. Nutrition Supplements.