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Dragon Fruit Plant

Hylocereus sp.


Spiky cactus with long arms growing in profusion that blooms at night (sometimes called Night-blooming Cereus). The fruit is very pretty but unremarkable in taste.


This one is in an urban garden but this genus is originally from Central America.

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Ava T-B
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Ava T-B

San Diego, California, USA

Lat: 32.72, Long: -117.11

Spotted on Aug 19, 2013
Submitted on Jun 12, 2017

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