The only self-fertile hardy kiwi, is less vigorous than other kiwi’s which enables it to be grown in gardens with limited space. This has been known to fruit in its first year. Blossom in spring, fall fruiting. Bite sized ‘fuzz’ free fruits. As a patio plant, it requires support. Set outside during the summer and move indoors in the winter.
Zone 6 – 9
Self-fertile, Bite sized, No Fuzz.
Sunlight – Partial to Full sun.
Height – Vining, 4 – 10ft total.
Growth rate – Slow to Moderate. Ideal trellised container plant.
Drought Tolerance – Average moisture, avoid water logging.
Harvest time – Fall
Years to Bear Fruit – 1st to 2nd.
Evergreen or Deciduous – Deciduous.
Chill Hours – 150.