Are Cactus Fruits Edible? (6 Cacti With Edible Fruits)
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Are Cactus Fruits Edible? (6 Cacti With Edible Fruits)

Perhaps you’ve seen some animals enjoying the watery and soft flesh of the cactus fruit, but are they edible for human consumption too? In general, cactus fruits are edible and safe for human consumption. Cacti species with edible fruits are: Prickly pear cactus (Opuntia species), Pitahaya or Dragon ruit actus (Hylocereus undatus), Barrel cactus (Echinocactus…

Can I Accelerate the Ripening of Strawberries? [4 Tricks]

Can I Accelerate the Ripening of Strawberries? [4 Tricks]

Were the strawberries you harvested a bit too sour? It’s unfortunate but non-climacteric fruits such as strawberries, grapes, and raspberries, among others, do not ripen further after harvesting. However, what if we tell you there are ways to accelerate the ripening process before and after harvest? Ripening in strawberries before harvesting can be accelerated through…

Can I Use A Mason Jar as a Plant Container? [Definitely But..]

Can I Use A Mason Jar as a Plant Container? [Definitely But..]

Mason jars are a common item in kitchens, pantries, and sometimes fashionable restaurants. Of course, there’s more to them than just culinary use! Aesthetic-conscious gardeners should be Mason jars can be used as a plant containers. They have comparable qualities to other more conventional planter materials such as: 1) affordability; 2) clear glass; 3) being…