Kiwi Berry ’Male’ pollinator
Aktinidia ostrolistna ’Male’ pollinator (Actinidia arguta ’Male’)
Pollinator for female varieties of kiwifruit of the arguta species (arguta). Just one plant per 5 female plants is enough! It is a perennial, twisted, strong (reaching up to several meters), ornamental climber, that 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: no fruit - a pollinator for female varieties
cultivation: position in the sun, planted in an espalier or by a wall every 1 m, cutting is not necessary
Supports: trellises, trusses, pergolas, arbors, walls of houses, pillars, columns, fences, screens