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Actinidia kolomikta 'September Sun'
Common Name: Female Arctic Kiwi Family: Actinidiaceae (The Actinidia Family)

Actinidia kolomikta 'September Sun' is a colourful Arctic kiwi that makes an intriguingly lush garden backdrop. The spring leaves emerge purple and green then develop dramatic splashes of soft pink and cream. Long blooming, fragrant flowers will provide good crops of large, sweet, flavourful fruit. Requires a pollinator such as 'Pasha'. Attracts butterflies. Provide at least half a day of sun.


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

Asia and the Pacific - North Central and Eastern Asia

Native Habitat:
Open spaces in mixed deciduous and coniferous forests in mountains.

ClassDeciduous Primary Bloom ColourWhite/Cream
TypeVine Secondary Bloom ColourYellow
Height6-10' Bloom TimeSpring
Spread5-8' FragranceYes
Light ExposureFull - Part Sun Sun Part Sun Part Shade Foliage ColourVariegated - Cream/White
Soil MoistureAverage Stem Colour
Hardiness3-9 BerriesNo
BC NativeNo

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