Chosen for its long bloom period, our Male Fuzzy Kiwi variety is an excellent pollinator for our female varieties. It will pollinate up to 8 female plants and also makes a spectacular, ornamental vine. Male fuzzy kiwi plants do not bear fruit.
Latin Name: Actinidia deliciosa
Site and Soil: Fuzzy Kiwi likes 1/2 day to full sun and well-drained soil.
Pollination Requirements: Plant this Fuzzy Male to pollinate Hayward or Saanichton Fuzzy Kiwis. One male plant can pollinate up to 8 female plants.
Hardiness: Fuzzy Kiwi is hardy to 0° F.
Size at Maturity: 8-10 ft. in width on trellis, arbor or other support.
Bloom Time: May
Pests & Diseases: Fuzzy Kiwis are not bothered by significant pest or disease problems.
USDA Zone: 7
Sunset Western Zone: 4-9, 12-24
Sunset Northeast Zone: Not listed