Kiwifruit

Scientific Name: 
Actinidia deliciosa
Family Name: 
Actinidiaceae
Place of Origin: 
China
Plant Description: 
A vigorous woody climbing vine requiring a male and female plant. Flowers are fragrant and white in colour. Fruit has brown skin covered with short stiff brown hairs. Flesh is firm until ripens and is juicy and luscious.
Plant Height: 
4m
Plant Use: 
Edible
Of Interest: 
Fruits should appear after 2-3 years. Don't wait until the fruit ripens on the vine - it won't. Pick and wait from 3 days to 2 weeks for them to ripen indoors.
Annual, Biannual or Perennial: 
Annual
Plant Type: 
Vine
Climate: 
Temperate
Deciduous or Evergreen: 
Deciduous

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