Actinidia kolomikta 'September Sun' (female)
September Sun Arctic Kiwi, Female Arctic Kiwi, Female Kolomikta Vine, Variegated Kiwi Vine
- Main interest:
- bicolor leaves, fruit production
- full sun to part shade. Average moisture, well-drained soil
- Flower colour:
- white, June to July
- green with white and pink tips
- USDA Hardiness:
- zone 4a: -34.5 °C (-30 °F) View Zone Map
- Mature height & width (max.):
- height: 20 ft (6 m) width: 10 ft (3 m)
- pergolas, fence, wall climbing
Actinidia kolomikta 'September Sun' (Arctic Kiwi) is less colourful than the male, this Female Arctic Kiwi (Actinidia kolomikta Female) selection nevertheless show attractive and colourful foliage, with astonishing fragrant white flowers in early summer.
'September Sun' Variegated Kiwi Vine is a large fruiting selection.
Fruits mature earlier and grow smaller than Actinidia arguta. However, A. kolomikta are hardier than A. arguta.
'September Sun' Kolomikta Vine is a self-unfruitful Actinidia kolomikta Female, it won't bear fruit without a male variety. One male plant of the kolomikta species can pollinate up to 8 female plants of the same species. Male Actinidia kolomikta can not pollinate female varieties of Actinidia arguta.
$18.99 - $43.99
Synonym(s): Actinidia kolomikta 'Sentyabraskaya'
Also known as: Actinidia kolomikta female, Variegated Hardy Kiwi, Variegated-leaf Arctic Kiwi, Variegated Kiwi Vine, Sentyabraskaya Arctic Kiwi, Sentyabraskaya Kolomikta Vine, Miyamatatabi, Michurin Actinidia, Manchurian Gooseberry