Kiwi Berry ’Weiki’ female
Actinidia arguta ’Weiki’ Female
Red, juicy, healthy fruit!
Decoration of gardens that gives delicious fruit. Very popular in Poland due to its frost resistance and tasty fruit. Weiki female 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. Its additional advantage are its decorative leaves.
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, gates, playgrounds for children