How to Grow Dragonfruit at Home

Wondering how to grow dragonfruit cactus and grow your own dragon fruits? How to grow dragonfruit fruit from the mature dragonfruit cactus, or wanting to know can you grow dragon fruit from the seeds? Needing to know the best way to grow dragon fruit cactus? It isn't hard to get started growing dragonfruit plants, but learning to grow dragonfruit plants all the way to maturity to produce dragonfruit fruit successfully is sometimes another story. Even when dragon fruit growing conditions are good, night blooming can make dragonfruit pollination hard both for growing dragonfruit cactus at home and in dragonfruit commercial cultivation alike. Pollination is by nocturnal pollinators such as bats and moths, and you may not live in region where bats are abundant, for example. For the hobbyist, the trouble is reliably getting repeatable successful fruitings of mature dragonfruit cactus. However, if you tackle growing dragon fruit from seeds you will soon find that you can easily start to grow dragonfruit cactus from seeds or even directly from dragonfruit stem cuttings. If you grow dragonfruit cactus from dragonfruit seeds it takes a little longer, of course. In places like Asia and South American growing dragonfruit cactus plants is a commercial enterprise as dragon fruit growing conditions are ideal, but anywhere growing dragonfruit cactus can be a pleasure. The climate dragon fruit can grow in best is tropical, but if you are considering how to grow dragon fruit in California where it is more dry than Viet Nam or Thailand, California is still a place where dragon fruit grow well too.

So if you are wondering to yourself, "How do I grow dragon fruit?", or if you kids are asking the same question, just follow the directions here in the commercial growing of dragon fruit section. If you have children or are part of a school group, growing dragonfruit cactus can be fun for kids too! You can even sometimes grow dragonfruit fruit right from Trader Joe's dried dragonfruit fruit seeds!

If you want more details on how to grow dragonfruit at home read the pages on growing dragonfruit commercially. The information there on growing dragon fruit from seed, and how to grow dragon fruit in a pot are the same whether you are growing dragon fruit at home or for a business. For more dragon fruit information the dragonfruit pages at will introduce you to all aspects of the dragonfruit including health benefits of dragonfruit and where to buy dragonfruit. You can also learn how to eat dragonfruit  both dried dragonfruit and fresh dragonfruit.

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Dragon Fruit health benefits and nutrition at the Foodlywise Dragon Fruit pages.