Month: April 2021

Pitaya: how to plant and grow

The pitaya, pitahaya or dragon fruit , is a fruit of the Cactaceae family that has become very popular in recent years for food consumption. There are several varieties of pitahaya: Hylocereus megalanthus , Hylocereus undatus , Hylocereus costaricensis , Hylocereus polyrhizus , Hylocereus monacanthus , Hylocereus triangularis , etc. Its fruit is of a striking pink or yellow color, with white, yellow or pink pulp and, although the plant has …

How to sow and plant basil

The Ocinum basilicum , basil commonly called, is an aromatic plant native to some tropical regions of Asia that takes millennia being cultivated by the hand of man. It is a widely used plant, both culinary and medicinal, and whose use has now spread to practically the whole world. If you want to learn how to sow and plant basil to grow …