(Actinidia kolomikta) Also called Arctic Beauty, they are native to Russia. USDA Zones 3-9. A pair is a great addition to a beautiful edible landscape. The vines are less vigorous than the Arguta making them a good choice for confined spaces. They grow best in partial shade. Their fruit tastes like other kiwis, has green skin, and is oblong and about an inch long. You need a male and female for pollination to obtain fruit.