Did you know that British Columbia is the only province in Canada that supports …

Did you know that British Columbia is the only province in Canada that supports commercial kiwi production?⁠

Kiwifruit or kiwis, as they are colloquially known, are large berries belonging to the genus Actinidia, a group of woody vine plants native to eastern Asia. Records dating back to 12th century China indicate kiwifruit or míhóutáo (macaque fruit) were harvested wild and primarily used as medicine.⁠

Read more about this interesting fruit and when it was finally introduced to New Zealand + check out the delicious Kiwifruit & Lime Tart recipe we have at the bottom of the article>>🔗 Link in bio⁠

Story, photography and recipe by Heidi Ritchter @the_simple_green

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