Zamorano has peachy pink coloured skin with brilliant sweet flesh.

Zamorano has peachy pink coloured skin with brilliant sweet flesh.

Sweet crimson purple flesh in the Zamorano Pitaya.

Sweet crimson purple flesh in the Zamorano Pitaya.

Dragon Fruit - Zamorano

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Striking crimson purple flesh and sweet flavour. A self pollinating variety with small to medium sized fruit. The skin is red with dark red/maroon fins. Dragon fruit are beautiful night flowering cactus originating from Central America. They require a short trellis for optimal growth and harvest.

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Specifications of Dragon Fruit - Zamorano

Preferred Climate Tropical, Subtropical, Warm TemperateLearn About Climate Zones

Grown From CuttingLearn About Propagation Methods

Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions) 1-2m

Plants required to Pollinate 1 (Self Pollinating)Learn about Pollination

Can it Handle Frosts? Likes Temps above 5deg

Amount of leaves in Winter? All Leaves (Evergreen)

Quarantine Restrictions to these Areas WA

Suitability in Pots Yes with 35L+ Pot

Water Requirements Moderate Watering

Is it a Dwarf Fruit Tree? Can be pruned to 2m

Time to Fruit/Flower/Harvest 2-3 Years

Sun or Shade Full (Sun:80%-100%)

Preferred Soil Type Good Drainage

Soil pH Moderately Acidic (5.5-6.5), Neutral (6.6-7.3pH)

Fruiting/Harvest Months January, February, March

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