Gold Kiwi Taxonomy
Gold Kiwi taxonomy refers to the botanical classification of this fruit. The botanical name of Gold Kiwi fruit (Actinidia chinensis) holds great importance in Scientific Classification of Gold Kiwi as it is a combination of genus (Actinidia) and species (A. chinensis). The class and subclass of this fruit is Magnoliopsida and Dillenhidae. Family is a major taxonomic rank in classification of a fruit and is classified between order and genus. Family of Gold Kiwi is Actinidiaceae. Fruits with similar family possess similar characteristics.
Interesting facts about Gold Kiwi
Fruits have been a prominent part of human diet since ages! We eat fruits in raw, stored, canned form and even use them in various recipes. All of us have a basic idea about the characteristics of this fruit but there are some interesting facts about Gold Kiwi that are still unknown to many of us. Some of the intriguing Gold Kiwi Facts are:
- The name Kiwi is due to its resemblance with 'Kiwi' bird.
- This variety of Kiwi was developed by New Zealand, it is not fuzzy on the outside and it has a taste reminiscent of the mango fruit.
Nowadays, hybridization of fruits has given rise to different varieties of fruits. The varieties of this fruit are Qing Yuan #27, Qing Yuan #29, Qing Yuan #6 and Huang Yan. It is not available in seedless variety.