The saguaro (Carnegiea gigantea) is an arborescent (tree-like) cactus species in
the monotypic genus Carnegiea, which can grow to be over 70 feet (21 m) tall.
The saguaro cactus (Carnegiea gigantea) is one of the defining plants of the
Sonoran Desert. These plants are large, tree-like columnar cacti that develop ...
The magnficent saguaro cactus, symbol of the desert southwest.
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The Saguaro Cactus. Where do saguaros grow? Saguaro cacti, Carnegiea
gigantea, only grow in the Sonoran Desert. However, they do not grow in all parts
The Saguaro Cactus (Carnegiea gigantea)The saguaro cactus (pronounced “sah
-wah-roh”), is the icon of the American west. Images of these cacti are seen all ...
Mar 29, 2013 ... Science Friday's broadcast in Phoenix, Arizona, got us thinking more about a
popular desert fixture—the saguaro cactus, a huge plant with a ...
Aug 4, 2016 ... Did you know that the saguaro cactus was named for philanthropist Andrew
Carnegie? Plus 7 other saguaro facts.
The saguaro cactus, Cereus giganteus or Carnegiea gigantean, meaning
gigantic candle, is found only in the Sonoran Desert, which is in southern Arizona
Saguaro Cactus Facts. Saguaros are some of the most recognizable cactuses as
they were featured in many western movies and their distinct shape makes ...
The record for the tallest cacti in the world is not held by the saguaro, but by the
cardon cactus in Mexico. Dr. Mark Dimmitt at the ASDM reports that some ...