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Actinidia kolomikta

Type Climber, Deciduous, Flowering
Form Low Growing or Spreading Plant
Size Climbing or Spreading Plant
Colours White Flowers (Summer), Variegated multicolour Foliage
Care Regular Maintenance Required
Hardiness Frost hardy
Growth Fast Growing Plant
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Actinidia kolomikta Description

This deciduous climber produces tear shaped green leaves which are tipped with a distinctive splash of pink and white. Flowers are also produced in early summer, these being white and heavily scented. Yellow green fruit are produced in late summer.

Actinidia kolomikta - Cultivation Notes

This fast growing climber prefers a well drained fertile soil. Plant in full sun against a wall that is sheltered from wind. This climber requires support - ideally by tying new growth into a framework as it appears.

Strengths, Weaknesses & Design Usage

Strengths of Actinidia kolomikta:

  • Suitable for container growing
  • Fruit / berry producing
  • Attractive form or foliage for all year interest

Design & Plant Use for Actinidia kolomikta:

  • Flowering climbing plant for added interest on walls and structures
  • Flowering climbing plant for added interest on walls and structures
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Common Missspellings: Aktinidia, Actinidea, Acktinidea, Actinidear

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