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Whatever your life stage, whatever your lifestyle, Zespri® Kiwifruit brings life-enhancing nutrition and good-life appeal to people of all ages. Kiwifruit is part of any healthy diet, from active adults, to children, expecting moms, to seniors and everyone else who wants a nutritious yet tasty addition to their lives...
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Organic Kiwifruit

The North American organic retail market continues to grow, with fresh produce representing 40% of all organic food sales. Nearly 300 Zespri® Organic Kiwifruit growers work in harmony with nature to grow fruit bursting with pure goodness. Zespri® Organic Green Kiwifruit is grown to the strictest organic standards, ...
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SunGold Kiwifruit

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SunGold Kiwifruit

In the late 1970s, New Zealand Kiwifruit growers began experimenting with the natural development of a golden kiwifruit. Seeds were imported from China, where a female plant was chosen for its yellow flesh and excellent flavor and crossed with a male plant proven to produce large, succulent fruit.
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Green Kiwifruit

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Green Kiwifruit

Zespri® Green Kiwifruit, or Hayward kiwi, was introduced to North America in the early 1960s. Originally from China, it was first known as the Chinese Gooseberry. Seeds were carried to New Zealand in 1904, cultivated into a commercial crop, and re-named for New Zealand's national bird, the Kiwi.
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Kiwifruit

Zespri Kiwifruit – Beautiful, Versatile, and Delicious

Welcome to Zespri Kiwifruit! We invite you to learn about our growers, our kiwifruit, recipes and more. We are excited to share all there is to know about the world's best tasting kiwifruit.

More commonly known, Green Kiwifruit have a thin fuzzy skin on the outside. When sliced open, a rich, bright green flesh is revealed, speckled with an array of tiny black seeds. Green kiwifruit have a tangy-sweet flavor, hinting at a delicate mix of strawberry, citrus, and melon.

Many are still learning about our SunGold Kiwifruit which have a unique look that is all their own. SunGold Kiwifruit have smooth hairless skin and bright sunny yellow flesh. SunGold Kiwifruit tastes of the tropics, sweet and mellow, with a delightful mix of mango and melon flavors. Read more...

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Meet our Growers

  A commitment to growing quality kiwifruit and developing innovative orchard practices has attracted Dave and Julie Smith back to the land to tend to a struggling orchard...

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Recipes

Kiwifruit Recipes

Much more than just a garnish or a snack, Zespri Green and SunGold Kiwifruit add flavor and flair to every dish. All recipes marked with the (+) are...

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Sustainability

Sustainability The Zespri® Way

Sustainability The Zespri® Way The kiwifruit Industry has grown with nature for over 100 years, enabling us to deliver premium quality, healthy and nutritious kiwifruit to consumers all around the...

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