Dragon fruit, Edgar's Baby (2 Plants) Ships prompt
(Hylocereus hybrid) Flavor of the magenta-fleshed fruits is very well balanced, a perfect blend of sweet and tart. Named in honor of the breeder, Edgar Valdivia, the ripe fruits had a Brix of 18o! According to Joe Simcox, this is the best tasting Dragonfruit in the world! Grow outdoors in a sub-tropical climate or grow as an amazing greenhouse plant. It may take a few years to start producing, but when it does, be prepared for super delicious, magenta-fleshed fruit! Plants need little water and produce lovely blooms, too. Please consider these terms before ordering live plants: Most plants will be 3”-7” in height. Please make sure you are ready for your order in your zone as these young, tender plants generally have no resistance to cold.
Plant Care Instructions:
Zone 8. The cactus will grow to be long, pruning or trellising is recommended. Doesn't like much water, although water well in summer, saturate soil, wait until soil is completely dry until next watering. This period of wet and dry will induce blooming. Most varieties are night blooming,so hand pollinate indoor plants. WARNING: PLANTS ARE VERY YOUNG AND TENDER. DO NOT PUT THEM OUTSIDE UNTIL ALL DANGER OF FROST HAS PASSED.