Kōrero: Kiwifruit

Kiwifruit brochure

Kiwifruit brochure

The New Zealand Kiwifruit Authority prepared this information sheet in the 1980s. Kiwifruit should be stored in the fridge, but not with apples and bananas, which emit ethylene – a ripening gas. Kiwifruit are unpleasant to eat when very firm, but are ripe and sweet when soft.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: Eph-B-FRUIT-1980

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Hugh Campbell and Julia Haggerty, 'Kiwifruit - Early history, names and varieties', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/ephemera/17723/kiwifruit-brochure (accessed 3 July 2022)

He kōrero nā Hugh Campbell and Julia Haggerty, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008