Actinidia arguta produces fragrant greenish white flowers followed by fruits with smooth skin with a taste similar to but often sweeter than the kiwis found in grocery stores of Actinidia deliciosa. 'Rossana' bears abundant crops of sweet, very flavorful fruit, weighing up to 1/2 oz.
Asia - China and Japan
North Central and Eastern Asia
Woodlands, mountain forests, streamsides and moist locations in eastern Asia, China and Japan.