EPPO Global Database

Actinidia chinensis(ATICH)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: ATICH
  • Preferred name: Actinidia chinensis
  • Authority: Planchon


China. Introduced into and cultivated for its fruits in warmer coutries throughout the world. The name was originally used to include plants now known as a separate species A. deliciosa. This is in fact the species most widely grown.

Common names
Name Language
China gooseberry English
Chinese kiwi English
summer kiwi English
chinesischer Strahlengriffel German
Kiwi German
Schlingpflanze German
Strahlengriffel German
сhinesischer Strahlengriffel German
actinidie de Chine French
actinidia Spanish
kiwi Spanish
lulo Spanish
actinidia Italian
ananas kiwi Italian
Chinese kiwi Dutch
actinidia Portuguese
kiwi Portuguese
kiwizeiro Portuguese
quiuí Portuguese
quivi Portuguese
äkta kiwi Swedish
kiui Japanese
kiuifurûtsu Japanese
キウイ Japanese
キウイフルーツ Japanese
актинидия китайская Russian
almindelig kiwi Danish
aktinidia chińska Polish
zhōng huá mí hóu táo Chinese
中华猕猴桃 Chinese
aktinidija Croatian