Dragon fruit

Dragon fruit/ ドラゴンフルーツ
Dragon fruit/ ドラゴンフルーツ

学名/ Botanical name : Hylocereus undatus

シノニム/ Synonym : Cactus triangularis, Cereus undatus, Cereus tricostatus, Hylocereus tricostatus, Hylocereus undatus

英名/ English name : Dragon fruit

別名/ Alternative English name: Pitahaya 

日本名/ Japanese name: ドラゴンフルーツ

タイ語名/ Thai name: แก้วมังกร Kæ̂wmạngkr ゲーォマンゴーン

イタリア語名/Italian name: frutto del drago

原産地/ Original : Americas 


Dragonfruit stems are scandent (climbing habit), creeping, sprawling or clambering, and branch profusely. The scented, nocturnal flowers are 25–30 cm long, 15–17 cm wide with the pericarpel 2.5–5 cm long, about 2.5 cm thick, bracteoles ovate, acute, to 2.5 to less than 4 cm long. The fruit is oblong to oval, 6–12 cm long, 4–9 cm thick, red with large bracteoles, with white pulp and edible black seeds.


Wikipedia English: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hylocereus_undatus

Wikipedia 日本語: https://ja.wikipedia.org/wiki/%E3%83%89%E3%83%A9%E3%82%B4%E3%83%B3%E3%83%95%E3%83%AB%E3%83%BC%E3%83%84

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