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Actinidia arguta

Common Name(s): Bower actinidia; hardy kiwi
Family: Actinidiaceae
Growth Habit: Perennial
Growing Days: 150 to 365 (days)
Opt.Min=72° (F)    
Precipitation: 51 to 63 (in.)
Winter Minimum: -24° (F)
Soil pH: 5 to 6.5
Soil Texture/Type: Light with humus
Soil Drainage: Well
Photoperiod Response:
Light Intensity:
More winter hardy than other kiwi. Small, smooth skinned fruit. Storage and handling difficult.
Crop not found in disease search.
Food - fruit


Geographical Origin:
China, Eastern Asia, Soviet Far East
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