Kiwi fruit growing vine of the genus Actinidia also known as Kiwi, Kiwifruit or Chinese gooseberry, Kiwi fruit perennial deciduous plant also used as ornamental plant and can grow in temperate, subtropical or mediterranean climate and growing in hardiness zone 3-10.
Leaves color green in elliptic shape and hairy.
Flower color white-cream, the size 1-2 mm the flowers grow in clusters there are female flower and male that grow on separate plants.
Kiwi fruit fruits
Fruit edible the size 4-10 cm, the peel also hairy and can cause allergy and the color of the fruit is green or yellow.
Kiwi fruit for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy
Requirements for Kiwi fruit growing and care:
Well drain soil, Female and male plant (1 male on 8 female), chill hours
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:
Fast growing / Medium growing
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, the size 1-2 mm the flowers grow in clusters there are female flower and male that grow on separate plants
Pollination is done by:
Fruit harvest season:
Summer / Autumn
Fruits pests or diseases:
What can be done with big quantities of Kiwi fruit fruits?
Eat raw, juice, jams
Work requirements on the fruit:
How long does it take to bear fruit?