Kiwi Hardy 'Issai' (Actinidia arguta)


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Plant Description: 'Issai' is a unique Japanese variety prized for its heavy crops of large, sweet and delicious fruit. Less vigorous than other varieties of Hardy Kiwi, Issai can be grown on a fence or wall and often begins bearing the first year after planting. Furthermore, this hardy kiwi is self fertile so perfect for those without a lot of space.

  • Size: 8-10 ft. in width on trellis, arbor or other support.
  • Watering needs: regular, can tolerate dry summers once established
  • Sun needs: half day to full sun
  • Pollination needs: self-fertile, but will produce more with a male hardy kiwi variety nearby.
  • Soil needs: well-draining
  • Fruiting Time: Ripens September-October

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