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Actinidia kolomikta /Variegated Kiwi Vine

Actinidia kolomikta  / Actinidia kolomikta
Pink-tipped foliage
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Pink-tipped foliage

Amount of pink coloring varies from plant to plant

Striking pink leaves among green foliage

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Scientific Name: Actinidia kolomikta
Common Name: Variegated Kiwi Vine
Plant Type: Deciduous
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 5, 6, 7, 8 Determine Your Zone
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: 10 - 15 feet
Bloom time: Spring
Flower color: White
Fruit present: Summer, Fall
Fruit color: Green
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun, Filtered Shade
Drainage: Well drained
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Medium
Susceptible to insects
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Comments: This is an attractive woody vine that produces red and green variegated foliage. Flowers are fragrant. Both a male and female plants are necessary to produce the sweet fruit with soft skin. Sow seed in containers in spring or fall. Root semi-ripened cuttings in late summer. Subject to fungal diseases.