Kiwi Berry ’Dr. Szymanowski’ bisexual
Kiwi Berry ’Dr. Szymanowski’ bisexual (Actinidia kolomikta ’Dr Szymanowski’)
’Dr Szymanowski’ Bisexual variety of a mini-kiwi with tasty fruit.
It is attractive not only because of the fruit but also beautiful colours of leaves in autumn!
Dr. Szymanowski is a perennial, twisting, strong (reaching up to several meters), ornamental vine that also fruits, it can withstand temepratures of even -40°C, does not require protection, it is frostproof throughout Poland. Its maximum height is 4 m, and an annual increase amounts to 1-2 m. Its stems climb, so it needs support. In May/June the creeper is decorated with tiny two-inch, white, decorative and fragrant flowers
fruit: exceptionally tasty and healthy, about a dozen kilograms of fruit from one bush, also for preserves, high content of vitamins C, E, B
maturation: end of August
cultivation: position in the sun - partially shaded, planted in an espalier or by a wall every 1 m, bisexual variation - does not require a pollinator, cutting is not necessary
Supports: trellises, trusses, pergolas, arbors, walls of houses, pillars, columns, fences, screens, on playgrounds and as public greenery