• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Average Landscape Size
    Fast, twining grower to 30 ft. long.
    Key Feature:
    Key Feature
    Edible Fruit
    Blooms:
    Flowering Time
    Late spring, early summer
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:ak-ti-NID-e-a chi-NEN-sis
    Deciduous/evergreen:Deciduous
    Sunset climate zones:4 - 9, 12 - 24, 29 - 31
    Growth rate:Fast
    Average landscape size:Fast, twining grower to 30 ft. long.
    Special features:Edible
    Foliage color:Green
    Blooms:Late spring, early summer
    Flower color:White
  • Care
    Care Information
    Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer. Provide support such as a trellis or arbor. Prune annually to control size.Pruning time: winter.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.