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Hylocereus undatus            Family: Cactaceae   (Cactus)          
Night Blooming Cactus, Night Blooming Cereus, Dragon Fruit, Strawberry Pear, Queen of the Night


Picture of Hylocereus undatus

 Photography by: Dr. Edward F. Gilman

Type: Perennial, succulent
Hardiness range: 11
Height: 6' to 12' / 1.80m to 3.60m
Spread: 6' to 12' / 1.80m to 3.60m
Growth rate: Fast
Exposure: Partial shade or partial sun
Persistence: Evergreen, broadleaf
Bloom color: Green, white, yellow
Bloom season: Early Summer to Early Fall
Bloom attributes: Fragrant flowers
Leaf color: Green
Fruit color: Red
Water requirements: Dry
Soil pH requirements: Acidic
Soil type: Sandy
Form: Upright or erect
Landscape uses: Arbor, cascades, container, specimen
Attributes and features: Native to North America


Hylocereus undatus

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