4.3 out of 5 (3 experiences)
Also known as
Hylocereus undatus, dragonfruit, white-fleshed pitahaya and pitahaya
How to care for Hylocereus undatus
Hylocereus undatus needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Austin, Texas.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
December 5th, 2021
Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Austin is currently low 📉.
The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determinin…
December 4th, 2021
Austin is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in Austin is expected to decrease by 18.5% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 9.8 megajoules of energy per m2 per da…
December 4th, 2021
This month, Austin is getting an average of 8.6 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will decrease by 6.3% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.0 total hours of dayli…
Hylocereus undatus love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Austin, Texas ⛅.
Hylocereus undatus does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.
By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.
To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Hylocereus undatus after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.
December 3rd, 2021
The growing potential in Austin is medium 👌.
It's best to repot plants during their active growing periods when they have the energy to re-establish their roots! This is a great time to repot any …