|Full Description: Dragon Fruit Hybrid 'VALDIVIA ROJA' Has fruit with an exterior skin colored red when ripe, inside it has tasty red flesh pulp which averages 1/2 pound +. Average BRIX rating or sugar content is 17-18 (17.9) and average days to harvest is 40 from bloom to ripe or ready to pick-harvest, average weight of the fruit is
250 or slightly over 1/2 pound to 3/4 pound. Growth is vigourous typical 3 sided hylocereus growth but grey/green stem growth so most likely crossed with Hylocereus ocamponis. 'VALDIVIA ROJA' is a variety that is very durable for both hot & dry locations. Originally collected from Mexico.|
More info; Self pollinating with huge 15"+ diameter nocturnal blooms. Although self pollinating hand pollination will greatly increase your production especially if few insect action such as bees, bats or even ants during bloom time. Tends to bloom around July in Southern California.
Offered as; Cuttings for all locations via mail order but larger plants can be shipped within the U.S.A. ONLY or shipped up to 5 gallon size.
5 gallon plants up to even larger fruit producing 15 gallon sized specimen plant(s) maybe available for shipping within the U.S.A. only or for pick up only at Epicacti Nursery-(our walk-in open to the public nursery). Simply click the link below to order/check availability with one of our friendly sales associates!
(Below are more pictures of 'VALDIVIA ROJA' fruit, stem growth examples & in bloom, including side views ).
Established 5 gallon plant(s) up to specimen sized 15 gallon size plant(s) are also available for shipping within the U.S. only or for pick-up as most are very large, so sorry but no international shipping of large plants.
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