Michigan State Female Hardy Kiwi Fruit Plant
The sweet-tart flavor of this fruit is delicious -- and that's good, because you'll harvest 100 pounds or more every season!
These plants reach 15 to 20 feet high, with fruit set all along the stems. Blooms are in spring and fruit ripens in fall, beginning just 2 to 4 years after planting! Enjoy this nutritious tropical fruit for many, many years to come. It is far and away the best variety for northern and cool-summer climates.
Untroubled by pests or diseases, 'Michigan State' is a fruiting female and will need a male pollinator to set fruit. You may use a single male plant for up to 8 female plants. Discover how easy and delicious growing your own Kiwis can be! Zones 3-9. Sunset Western Zones A1-A3, 1-10, 14-24; Sunset Northeastern Zones 31, 32, 34-41.
|Item Form||Trade Gallon|
|Zone||3 - 9|
|Bloom Season||Early Spring - Late Spring|
|Plant Height||15 ft - 20 ft|
|Additional Characteristics||Easy Care Plants, Edible, Fragrance|
|Harvest Season||Early Fall, Late Fall, Mid Fall|
|Light Requirements||Full Sun|
|Moisture Requirements||Moist, well-drained|
|Resistance||Cold Hardy, Disease Resistant, Pest Resistant|
|Soil Tolerance||Normal, loamy|
|Uses||Beds, Border, Cuisine, Fall Color, Ornamental, Outdoor, Vines and Climbers|
|Restrictions||Canada, Guam, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands|