From the Kiwi Berry several varieties are available, which differ in size and coloration of the fruit. It tastes sweeter than the big kiwis and should be stored in the refrigerator, because it spoils quickly.
- Popular name(s): Kiwi Berry, Hardy Kiwifruit, Baby Kiwi, Baby Kiwifruit, Siberian Kiwi and others
- Botanical name: Actinidia arguta
- Family: Actinidiaceae
- Origin: The wild type is native to Asia (China, Japan, Korea, Russia, Taiwan).
- Edible: Yes, the pulp is edible and tastes much sweeter than the large kiwi varieties.
Categories: Berries | Fruit & Vegetables |