Scientific name: Lycium barbarum

Family: Solanaceae

Origin: N and C China

Medicinal use: It has been used in traditional Chinese medicine and among the properties attributed to it, the use of its berries to prevent colds stands out as they are an important source of vitamin C. But not only because of vitamin C its berries are important, but because they are the fruits that have the most antioxidants. Laboratory experiments found that Goji was good for promoting proper cell growth and the antioxidants found within it were very powerful in preventing disease.