EPPO Global Database

Hylocereus triangularis(HCRTA)

Overview
Last modification: 2001-10-02

Basic information
  • EPPO code: HCRTA
  • Preferred name: Hylocereus triangularis
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Britton & Rose

Notes

Central America, Caribbean. Cultivated as a succulent. Introduced in Sicily


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Cactus triangularis Linnaeus
Cereus triangularis (Linnaeus) Haworth
Selenicereus triangularis (Linnaeus) Hunt

Common names
Name Language
rote Pitahaya German
night-blooming cereus English
queen of the night English
red pitahaya English
strawberry pear English
pitahaya Spanish
гилоцереус трёхгранный Russian