Also called pitaya dulce, 🇪🇸 Spanish for "sweet pitaya" (cactus fruit).

Part of genus Stenocereus in cactus  family Cactaceae.

Native to rocky desert areas in 🇲🇽 Mexico and 🇺🇸 USA.   🌎︎ Map by county (🇺🇸 USA-48) (colors).   The 🇺🇸 USA's Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument is named for this plant.

Uses by native peoples
(Ethnobotany database)

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