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Actinidia polygama 'Pavel'
Common Name: Male Silver Vine (Kiwi) Family: Actinidiaceae (The Actinidia Family)

Silver vine (Actinidia polygama) grows in the mountains of Asia and gets its name from the leaves which develop bold silver colouration. 'Pavel' is a good pollinator for females with fragrant flowers and silvery-white foliage.

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

Asia and the Pacific - North Central and Eastern Asia

Native Habitat:
Woodlands and hedges in mountains throughout Japan.Mountain forests at elevations of 500 - 1900 metres in China.

ClassDeciduous Primary Bloom ColourWhite/Cream
TypeVine Secondary Bloom ColourYellow
Height6-10' Bloom TimeSpring
Spread3-5' FragranceYes
Light ExposureFull - Part Sun Sun Part Sun Part Shade Foliage ColourGreen Silver
Soil MoistureAverage Moist Stem Colour
Hardiness3-9 BerriesNo
BC NativeNo

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