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Mar 21, 2016 12:23 AM CST
have a Dragon Fruit plant growing for about four years. The plant is growing well but its not flowering or fruiting. I live in a warm place where the summer temperature is about 27 to 30 degrees.
Name: Elaine
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Mar 21, 2016 6:41 AM CST
Hi Denki, and welcome to ATP.

Does your Dragon Fruit plant get some sun during the day? They need at least a few hours of sun to put on flowers and fruit.

If there are trees overhanging the area can you cut back some of their branches to let the sun get through?

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Name: tarev
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Mar 21, 2016 10:02 AM CST
Hello Denki! I found this link:
Try to read through and see which aspect you may need to adjust on your side, maybe the frequency of watering, or position in the sun. You got the temperature it likes, so now see if you have made adjustments for its humidity, watering and light needs.
Name: Jared Nicholes
Post Falls, Idaho
Mar 23, 2016 2:27 PM CST

I grow dragonfruit also, I dont know much about it, except that it is tasty.

Name: Daisy
Reno, Nv (Zone 6b)
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Mar 23, 2016 9:08 PM CST
Jared, I hope that Dragon Fruit is growing inside. Have you had any luck with getting it to fruit?
Name: Jared Nicholes
Post Falls, Idaho
Mar 25, 2016 10:05 AM CST

It is growing inside, very well actually!


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