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Selenicereus undatus

Previously known as:

  • Hylocereus undatus
Phonetic Spelling
sel-ee-nih-SER-ee-us un-DAY-tus
Description

Being a part of the Cactaceae family, Pitaya can be grown in containers but be careful as it has spines.

See this plant in the following landscape:
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#non-toxic for horses#non-toxic for dogs#non-toxic for cats
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#non-toxic for horses#non-toxic for dogs#non-toxic for cats
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Selenicereus
    Species:
    undatus
    Family:
    Cactaceae
    Country Or Region Of Origin:
    Mexico to Honduras
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Appendage:
    Spines
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day)
    Partial Shade (Direct sunlight only part of the day, 2-6 hours)
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Gold/Yellow
    Green
    White
    Flower Value To Gardener:
    Fragrant
  • Leaves:
    Hairs Present:
    No
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Landscape Location:
    Container