College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources
The University of Hawaii
"Pitaya is the name of both a plant, Hylocereus undatus (Haw.) Britton & Rose, and its fruit. The fruit has been called the most beautiful in the cactus family. Other names used include pitahaya, night-blooming cereus, strawberry pear, dragon fruit (in Southeast Asia), and päniniokapunahou or päpipi pua (in Hawaii). The plant is native to southern Mexico, the Pacific side of Guatemala and Costa Rica, and El Salvador. It is commonly cultivated throughout the tropical American lowlands. "
(exert from the following link)
Rare Dragon fruit is all about education of growing dragon fruit we aim to share as many resources as we can on growing dragon fruit so you can make educated decisions on how you choose to grow your own fruit.
There are so many options and ways to grow there is no wrong or right it is what works best for the plants in your area.
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