May 15, 2018
Image courtesy of
Spring Meadow Nursery, Inc.
Lycium Sweet Lifeberry
Sun to Part Shade
Size for Description
12 Ft by7 Ft
Spring to Summer
Occasionally severely damaged by deer
extra large bright red fruit - a sprawling shrub with long, flexible canes and clusters of small, grey-green leaves - Considered a superfruit by nutritionists,
May be trimmed and staked in spring.
Staking or trellising is recommended to allow maximum access to the fruit. Shrubs will be free standing after the first 2 years and can be pruned in early spring.