Ultimate Dragon Fruit Guide: Tips for Growing, Care, and Harvesting

Dragon fruit is also known as pitaya or strawberry pear. It comes from the cactus family. Originally, it was found in Mexico, Central America, and South America. Now, you can find it in many warm places around the globe.

The plant grows quickly, climbing with long stems up to 20 feet. It has big, sweet-smelling flowers that open at night. These flowers turn into the bright, scaly fruit we know.