The ‘Bruno’ Kiwi vine has large elongated fruit with dark brown fuzzy skin and light green flesh. It is a very vigorous vine that produces large crops. It flowers later than others making it a good choice for areas that may have late frosts. Chill hours requirement:50-250 hours of temperatures between 30f-45f. The 'Bruno' will need the Actinidia deliciosa, Fuzzy Male Kiwi in order to be pollinated and set fruit. Kiwi prefer moist, well drained soil in part to full sun.
Yields can be up to 50 pounds per plant. Generally, Kiwi needs to be 2-3 years old before they set fruit. Our plants are usually 1-2 years old when we sell them. Kiwi plants shipped Fall through Spring may be dormant and with out leaves.
Height: Twining vine or climbing shrub reaching 30 ft but can be kept smaller with some pruning.