Kiwi Berry ’Hardy Red Female’
Actinidia arguta ’Hardy Red’ Female
An attractive variety of intensely red kiwi, healthy and tasty fruit. Fruitful and ornamental plant, recommended as it benefits a healthy diet. It is a perennial, twisting, strong (reaching up to several meters), ornamental vine that also fruits, it can withstand temepratures of even -30°C, does not require protection, it is frostproof throughout Poland.
Its maximum height is 8-10 m, and an annual increase amounts to 2-3 m. Its stems climb, so it needs support. In May/June the creeper is decorated with tiny two-inch, white, decorative flowers. fruit: exceptionally tasty and healthy, the plant bears fruit 3-4 years after planting, about a dozen kilograms of fruit from one bush, also for preserves, high content of vitamins C, E, B maturation: mid September cultivation: position in the sun, planted in an espalier or by a wall every 1 m, between the female plants of this variety, for example: plant a male variety ’Male’ every 5 plants, cutting is not necessary
Supports: trellises, trusses, pergolas, arbors, walls of houses, pillars, columns, fences, screens