Hardy kiwi growing vine of the genus Actinidia also known as Baby kiwi or Actinidia arguta, Hardy kiwi perennial deciduous plant also used as ornamental plant and grow in temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 3-9a.
Leaves color green in elliptic shape.
Flower color white-cream, the size 0.3-0.7 mm the flowers grow in clusters there are female flower and male that grow on separate plants there are some cultivars that don’t need males.
Hardy kiwi fruit
Fruit edible the size 1-3 cm, the peel also edible and the color of the fruit is green.
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Requirements for Hardy kiwi growing and care:
Well drain soil, mostly female and male plant
What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Vegetative Reproduction
Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
Yes, to get cultivar that gives fruits without female and male
Difficulties or problems when growing:
Need two plants to bear fruits
Pests and diseases:
Autumn / Winter
How to prune:
More for design
Size of the plant?
3-7 m, 10-21 feet
Growth speed in optimal condition:
Average amount of water / Big amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Spring / Summer
General information about the flower
White-cream flowers, the size 0.3-0.7 mm the flowers grow in clusters there are female flower and male that grow on separate plants there are some cultivars that don’t need males
Pollination is done by:
Fruit harvest season:
Summer / Autumn
Fruits pests or diseases:
What can be done with big quantities of Hardy kiwi fruits?
Eat raw, juice, jams
Work requirements on the fruit:
How long does it take to bear fruit?