Scientific Name: Actinidia macrosperma Form: Climbing
Common Name:actinidia Texture:Coarse
Family Name:ActinidiaceaeHabit: Pendulous, Spreading
Plant Type: Vine or climber Mature Size (ht. X w.):> 30m x 2 - 3m
Origin: S.E. Asia / Japan / China Hardiness Zone:Zone 4: (-34 to -29 C)
Leaves: Simple, Alternate, Pinnate venation, Leathery, Glabrous, Elliptic, Ovate, Crenate, Serrate, Entire
Flowers: Flowers solitary, White, Apr- May
Fruit: Berry (true), Orange, Oct- Sep
Exposure: Part sun/part shade, Full sun
Soil or Media: Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Screening
Key ID Features:Leaves ovate to elliptic, leathery when mature, flowers white, sepals 2 or 3, petals 5-12 and 1-1.5 cm long; fruit orange berry when mature, oval to round, 3-3.5 cm, glabrous. Winter ID: branchlets glabrous; pith white, solid.