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Pitaya or Dragon Fruit

This fruit growing on a cactus can be found on trees or rocky terrains

Pitaya or Dragon Fruit in Costa Rica 2019 - Best Time
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Pitahaya, pitaya or dragon fruit, is up to 300 gram of delicious pulp. This unusual plant grows on a cactus that can reach two meters in height. The fruit is both eaten plain or squeezed for juice. It's known for its health benefits and distinctive structure and taste.