Firecracker Goji Berry
Water regularly- weekly, or more often in extreme heat. Requires less frequent watering, once established.
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|Botanical Pronunciation||LY-see-um BAR-bar-rum|
|Lore||Goji berries are reknowned for their healthful properties, and have been used in traditional Chines medicine for centuries. They can be eaten fresh, dried, or frozen.|
|Average Size at Maturity||5 to 6 ft. tall, 6 to 8 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||early to mid-summer|
|Landscape Use||Container, Specimen, Kitchen Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||Tree & Shrub Food|
|Special Feature||Edible, Bird Friendly|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly- weekly, or more often in extreme heat. Requires less frequent watering, once established.|
Easily grown in average to lean, well drained soil. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Apply a slow-release fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. Prune to encourage branching and vigorous new growth in spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 5 - 9