Is my kiwi plant decidous?

Discussion in 'Fruit and Vegetable Gardening' started by daveevans, Oct 13, 2005.

  1. daveevans

    daveevans New Member

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    yeah so is it decidous because it's shedding some of its leaves. is that normal?
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  2. Eric La Fountaine

    Eric La Fountaine Contributor UBC Botanical Garden Forums Administrator Forums Moderator 10 Years

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    Most species of Actinidia (kiwi) are deciduous, so it is probably normal. Do you know what type of kiwi it is?
     
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    As far as I know, all kiwi plants lose their leaves after the first good frost. This makes it easy to find and pick the fruit, which will stop ripening after it has frosted.
     

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