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Actinidia arguta 'Chang Bai'
Common Name: Female Hardy Kiwi Family: Actinidiaceae (The Actinidia Family)

Notes:
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. 'Chang Bai' was discovered in China near the border with North Korea. Its fruit is very sweet and resembles an apple in shape. Requires a male pollinator.

Awards:
AGM

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

Asia and the Pacific - North Central and Eastern Asia

Native Habitat:
Woodlands, mountain forests, streamsides and moist locations in eastern Asia, China and Japan.

ClassDeciduous Primary Bloom ColourWhite/Cream
TypeVine Secondary Bloom ColourGreen
Height10-15' Bloom TimeSpring
Spread5-8' FragranceYes
Light ExposureFull - Part Sun Sun Part Sun Part Shade Foliage ColourGreen
Soil MoistureAverage Stem Colour
Hardiness3-9 BerriesYes
BC NativeNo

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