How to Grow Pitahaya

Wondering how to grow pitahaya cacuts? How to grow pitahaya fruit from the mature pitahaya cactus? It isn't hard to get started growing pitahaya plants, but learning to grow pitahaya plants all the way to fruit is sometimes another story. Night blooming and short blooming times can make pitahaya pollination hard both for growing pitahaya cactus at home and in pitahaya commercial cultivation. The trouble is reliably getting repeatable successful fruitings of mature pitahaya cactus. However, you can easily start to grow pitahaya cactus from seeds or cuttings. If you grow pitahaya cactus from pitahaya seeds it takes a little longer, of course. In places like Asia and South American growing pitahaya cactus plants is a commercial enterprise, but anywhere growing pitahaya cactus can be a pleasure. If you have children or are part of a school group, growing pitahaya cactus can be fun for kids too! You can even sometimes grow pitahaya fruit right from Trader Joe's dried pitahaya fruit seeds!

If you want more details on how to grow pitahaya, the pitahaya pages at will introduce you to all aspects of the pitahaya including health benefits of pitahaya and where to buy pitahaya and tips on how to grow pitahaya cactus (growing pitahaya cactus can be very rewarding). You can also learn how to eat pitahaya  both dried pitahaya and fresh pitahaya.

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