genus Hylocereus

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Noun1.genus Hylocereus - genus of climbing or epiphytic tropical American cacti with angular stems and mostly white very fragrant flowers
caryophylloid dicot genus - genus of relatively early dicotyledonous plants including mostly flowers
Cactaceae, cactus family, family Cactaceae - constituting the order Opuntiales
night-blooming cereus - any of several cacti of the genus Hylocereus
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The dragon fruit is a vine (scientific name Epiphytic cacti of the genus Hylocereus) believed to be native to Central and Southern America.
Embryo rescue and plant regeneration follow interspecific crosses in the genus Hylocereus (Cactaceae).