The saguaro (Carnegiea gigantea) is an arborescent (tree-like) cactus species in
the monotypic genus Carnegiea, which can grow ... Specimens may live for more
than 150 years and grow to be over 40 f...
The saguaro cactus (Carnegiea gigantea) is one of the defining plants of the ...
With the right growing conditions, it is estimated that saguaros can live to be as
much ... Native Americans used these as water containers long before the
Saguaros grow naturally only in a small part of Arizona, in the Sonoran Desert.
The saguaro ... It is estimated that saguaros can live on average 150-200 years.
Mature saguaros are 125 years old, and they can live to be about 200 years old.
... A seedling saguaro sends down a long taproot, and it is the young plant's ...
The record for the tallest cacti in the world is not held by the saguaro, but by the
cardon ... takes almost twice as long (an average of 75 years) to reach this size
and flower. While arms can begin to grow when the saguaro is about 12 feet tall,
with some ... This is because successful species survive by having enough
The magnficent Saguaro Cactus, symbol of the Desert Southwest. ... When water
is absorbed , the outer pulp of the Saguaro can expand like an accordion, ... It is
supported by a tap root that is only a pad about 3 feet long, as well as numerous
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May 8, 2012 ... Today we take a up close look at the majestic Saguaro Cactus. ... With the right
growing conditions, it is estimated that saguaros can live to be as ... Native
Americans used these as water containers long before the canteen ...
The age of a cactus may be determined by measuring its height. In the case of
the saguaro cactus, the most popular variety, it can reach up to an average of 40
Mar 29, 2013 ... Saguaro cactus, Saguaro National Park (Rincon Mountain District), Arizona.
Image: ... A typical saguaro can live between 100-200 years.
Learn more about the saguaro cactus and see pictures from the Phoenix area. ...
That is not the official spelling, although everyone will understand to what you ...