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Actinidia arguta 'Hardy Male'
Common Name: Male Hardy Kiwi Family: Actinidiaceae (The Actinidia Family)

Notes:
There is no need for monogamous relationships in kiwis. One male kiwi plant can pollinate numerous females. Use 'Hardy Male' to pollinate female varieties of Actinidia arguta. Though male plants do not produce fruit they do produce attractive woody vines and fragrant greenish white flowers with black stamens.

Awards:
AGM

Geogrpahical Origin:
Asia and the Pacific - Asia - China and Japan

Asia and the Pacific - North Central and Eastern Asia

Native Habitat:
Woodlands, mountain forests, streamsides and moist locations in eastern Asia, China and Japan.

ClassDeciduous Primary Bloom ColourWhite/Cream
TypeVine Secondary Bloom ColourGreen
Height10-15' Bloom TimeSpring
Spread5-8' FragranceYes
Light ExposureFull - Part Sun Sun Part Sun Part Shade Foliage ColourGreen
Soil MoistureAverage Stem Colour
Hardiness3-9 BerriesNo
BC NativeNo

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