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How to Tell When Dragon Fruit Is Ripe

How to Tell When Dragon Fruit Is Ripe

I looked at this beautiful pink fruit in the fresh food section and decided to give it a try, and I came to know that it was the Dragon Fruit!! The name is apt because the tough exterior and the spikes feel forbidding somehow!! Have you also felt the same? Let me tell you that you are not alone! Then one day, I bought one to check the taste, and it disappointed me. The texture and taste both were a letdown. Then, a friend invited me for dinner and served some fantastic salad and dessert containing the Dragon Fruit!! Everything was delicious, and I could not help but ask my friend for second helpings and some advice on how to tell when dragon fruit is ripe or not!!

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How to Select the 5 Best Soil for Avocado Tree (2020 Edition)

Best Soil for Avocado Tree

Introduction

The creamy fruit of a ripened avocado is one of the most tasty treats for those who love fruits. The joy of eating a tasty and healthy fruit is manifold when you have grown it in your own kitchen garden and aware about the amount of effort that was spent for growing that little fruit. The virtue of avocado trees is that they require immense sunlight as long as they get during the daytime. A huge garden space is also needed since their root systems are very shallow.​

Avocados are difficult to grow but they are evergreen and bear large fruits during their harvest season. As soil is the major factor in determining the quality of any plant, the same is the case for avocados. The kind of soil and its quality plays a very crucial role in the quality of fruits avocados provide. We would review 5 best soils for avocado tree.

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Love Peaches? Learn How To Ripen Peaches Fast By Using These Three Foolproof Steps

how to ripen peaches fast

Introduction

Peach is a deciduous tree native to the tropical regions of Northwest China. Known by the scientific name Prunus persica, it is used in a variety of desserts.

Have you ever walked home from the grocery store with a bag full of peaches only to realize that many of them are unripe? You are not alone! There are times where I am too impatient to harvest my peaches before they turn ripe. I used to refrigerate them with the hopes of extending their life only to be disappointed with their pasty texture later on. Blame the inconsistent ripening process for this!​

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4 Easy Signs That Will Teach You How to Know if Watermelon is Bad

How to Know if Watermelon is Bad

Introduction

Citrullus lanatus is watermelon – the giant green fruit, juicy and full of water. This is one of the most popular summer fruits consumed across the world. If you are like me then you might end up buying the whole fruit instead of a portion to save a few bucks. If this happens there two main problems that are likely to occur.

  • You pick a fruit that is not ripe
  • You pick a fruit that has gone bad
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