Black goji berries are an incredibly rare and exotic fruit grown widly in the extreme and harsh environments of Central Asia. Our goji berries are sourced from the remote desert terrains of the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau, a vast elevated plain often referred to as “the Roof of the World”.
Black goji berries have been used extensively in Chinese medicine to treat heart disease, hypertension, abnormal menstruation and menopause. Compared to the common red goji berry, they are much higher in nutritional value.
As the richest known plant source of OPC (Oligomeric Proanthocyanidin) it has magnificent antioxidant capabilities. OPC is one of the most effective water soluble free-radical scavengers. It is 20 times more powerful than Vitamin C and 50 times more powerful than Vitamin E. As a result, black goji berries may have the ability to slow down the aging process, lower cholesterol, and to prevent and slow the growth of cancer.