ACTINIDIA deliciosa 'Hayward'

Commonly known as Chinese gooseberry, Kiwi fruit, Yangtoa

Female. If planted together with Tomuri these varieties will produce edible fruits within 3-5 years outdoors in the UK
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ACTINIDIA deliciosa 'Hayward'

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  • Deciduous
    Broadly ovate, heart-shaped, mid-green leaves to 20cm (8in) long.
  • White
  • Height
    10m (33ft)
  • Climber Some of these climbing plants will need trellis or wire supports if grown on walls or fences. Other grow aerial roots and are self-clinging
    female twining climber with stout shoots covered in red-brown hairs. Produces clusters of 2 or 3 creamy white, later yellow, flowers 4cm (1½in) across.
  • Fruit Plants which produce an edible or ornamental fruit
    Plant with 'Tomuri' to get fruit. Bristly-skinned, greenish brown fruit to 7cm (3in) long.
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  • Hardy - average winter Hardy through most of the UK apart from inland valleys, at altitude and central/northerly locations. May suffer foliage damage and stem dieback in harsh winters in cold gardens. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -10°C (14°F)
  • Against a wall
  • Full sun
    Shelter from cold drying winds
  • Additional Features
    Pests & Diseases - none.
  • Place of origin
  • Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Hardiness
    Frost hardy (down to -5)
  • Leaf margin
    Denticulate see photos above
  • Leaf shape
    Ovate see photos above
  • Pruning group
    Pruning group 8
    Suitable for: Wall trained shrubs and less vigorous climbers.
    Action: For climbers 'spur prune' by cutting back 3-4 buds of the permanent framework. For wall trained shrubs cut back flowered shoots to within 2-4 buds of permanent framework.
    When: Annually after flowers if on previous year's growth, or in late Winter or Spring if on current year's growth.

    RHS group 12 & 13
  • Seasonal Interest
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile well drained soil
Actinidia - Care Guide

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