wolfberry

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Related to Lycium chinense: Lycium barbarum

wolf·ber·ry

 (wo͝olf′bĕr′ē)
n.
1. See goji.
2. A deciduous shrub (Symphoricarpos occidentalis) of western North America, having white berries and pinkish bell-shaped flowers.
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wolfberry

(ˈwʊlfˌbɛrɪ)
n, pl -ries
the berry of either of two plants of the genus Lycium, valued for its nutritional qualities
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wolf•ber•ry

(ˈwʊlfˌbɛr i, -bə ri)

n., pl. -ries.
a North American shrub, Symphoricarpos occidentalis, of the honeysuckle family, with bell-shaped pink flowers and white berries.
[1825–35, Amer.]
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Translations
bukketorn
Bocksdorn
クコ
bocktörnegojibär
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Drinking teas of lycium chinense, or chrysanthemum flowers can also reportedly strengthen eye tissue by increasing anti-oxidant levels in the body.
Trandafir, "Polyphenols content and antioxidant capacity of goji fruit (Lycium chinense) as affected by the extraction solvents," South Western Journal of Horticulture, Biology and Environment, vol.
The major ingredients of KH-204 include five plants, as previously described: Cornus officinalis (32%), Lycium chinense (32%), Rubus coreanus (16%), Cuscuta chinensis (16%), and Schisandra chinensis (4%).
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Goji is the fruit of Lycium barbarum and Lycium chinense, two closely related species of boxthorn in the family Solanaceae (which also includes potato, tomato, eggplant, tobacco, etc).
Carassius auratus complex formula is a combination prescription of four ingredients including Carassius auratus, Rhizoma dioscoreae, Lycium chinense and Rehmannia glutinosa Libosch.