Golden Goji Berry
A beautiful new variety of goji berry, Golden Goji is a more juicy and delicate berry than the typical red goji berries with no bitterness and very little aroma. An excellent selection for making goji berry juice, having 15% more juice by weight than the red goji berry. Yields are very large and the plants look stunning when they’re full of the ripening yellow berries.
Latin Name: Lycium barbarum
Site and Soil: Full to half-day sun and well-drained soil.
Pollination Requirements: Goji is self-fertile.
Hardiness: Goji is hardy to minus 20° F. or below.
Bearing Age: 1-2 years after planting.
Size at Maturity: 6-8 ft. in height
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
Sunset Western Zone: 3, 9, 14, 18-20
Sunset Northeast Zone: Not listed