Phoenix Tears Goji

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Phoenix Tears Goji (Lycium barbarum) is a premium variety, known for its elongated, juicy berries. This plant promises a generous harvest of nutrient-rich fruits that are perfect for snacking or adding to dishes. With its vibrant green foliage and red berries, it’s both a visual and nutritional treat.

6-12″ Bareroot

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Environmental Requirements

Cold Tolerance: USDA Zone 3-10
Soil pH: 6.5-8.0
Soil Type: Well-drained
Water Requirements: Moderate, consistent moisture
Sunlight Requirements: Full sun to partial shade
Drought Tolerance: Moderate
Heat Tolerance: Moderate
Chilling Hours: None

Size and Spacing

Plant Size: 3-10′ tall, 4-12′ wide
Plant Spacing: 4-5′ apart
Growth Habit: Upright, bushy
Rootstock: Own Roots

Pollination and Flowering

Pollination Requirements: Self-pollinating, but better with cross-pollination
Pollination Mechanisms: Insects (bees)
Bloom Time: July-October
Flower Color: Purple

Fruit Characteristics

Berry Size: 0.5-1″
Berry Flavor: Sweet-tart
Berry Color and Appearance Bright red, oblong
Harvest Time: August-October
Yield & Storage: High, store in a cool, dry place
Years to Bear: 3-5

Disease and Pest Susceptibility

Powdery Mildew: Moderately Resistant
Verticillium Wilt: Moderately Resistant
Root Knot Nematodes: Moderately Resistant
Gray Mold: Moderately Resistant
Aphids: Moderately Resistant
Spider Mites: Moderately Resistant

Additional Plant Characteristics

Growth Habit: Upright, bushy
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Red-orange
Lifespan: 15-20 years

Additional Information

Toxicity: Non-toxic
Invasive Potential: Low
Native Range: Native to China
Nitrogen Fixing: No