Story: Kiwifruit

Kiwifruit vines (1st of 2)

Kiwifruit vines

Kiwifruit (Actinidia deliciosa) plants are strong, long-lived vines which wrap around horizontal structures for support. They lose their large, round leaves each winter.

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Hugh Campbell and Julia Haggerty, 'Kiwifruit - The hairy berry', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 24 October 2021)

Story by Hugh Campbell and Julia Haggerty, published 24 Nov 2008