American Beauty Red Dragon Fruit - Hylocereus guatemalensis
Tired of apples and strawberries for your daily fruit intake? Grow the American Beauty Dragon Fruit for a more exotic fruit option. The American Beauty has red flesh. In addition to the amazingly delicious fruit, the cactus-like plant itself is exotic too. Scientific name: Hylocereus guatemalensis.
- Average mature height: 15-20 feet
- Light: Full sun
- Soil: Rich, well-drained
- Zones: 10-11
GOOD TO KNOW
Plant size. We ship our plants in 3-inch-deep pots when they are 3 to 6 inches tall so they can grow to maturity under your green thumb.
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