Capistrano Valley Dragonfruit Plant

Capistrano Valley Dragonfruit Plant

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Capistrano Valley Dragon Fruit variety comes from the genus Hylocereus undatus and Hylocereus guatemalensis hybrid.

The flowers of the Capistrano Valley variety are self-fertile and is considered a universal pollinator as its pollen can pollinate just about any variety of Dragon Fruit. The flowers are largest when fully open a few hours after sunset and close a couple of hours after sunrise.

The fruit has a bright pink exterior with green fins. The flesh is white with lots of small crunchy seeds. Fruit weighed between 3/4 lb to 1.5 lbs.

Self-Fertile- It can use its own pollen to set fruit.

Easily adapted to a variety of growing conditions and soils, this beautiful night blooming cactus produces fruit best when allowed to climb on a wooden trellis or your favorite tree. The huge round flowers are highly fragrant and beautiful in form, usually lasting just one night.

These are rooted Dragonfruit cuttings. Transplant as soon as possible. 
The Dragonfruit will produce fruit in about 2-3 years.

Please note that Dragonfruit does not like the cold so it will need protection in the winter if you live in an area that gets frost or freeze.

For best fruit production, build a stand for support.