Desert plants have adapted to the extremes of heat and aridity by using both
physical and behavioral mechanisms, much like desert animals.
When you imagine a desert, what do you think of first? Maybe it's sand, heat, or
Gila monsters, but most likely it's cactus. Cacti are probably the most memorable
The desert plants featured on this Web page have a natural beauty which can
enhance any desert landscape. All plants shown are chosen for their hardiness ...
A childrens' guide to the plants and flowers of the desert.
Aug 24, 2011 ... Have you ever wondered about the plants that grow in the desert? What are the
different types of plants and their adaptations? Read this article ...
Structural and textural plants define the beauty of Desert gardens.
Plant life in the desert is scarce, but there are more plants living here than you
would expect. For example two of the most popular desert ...
Utah Virtual Field trip--An in depth look at Utah's biomes, plants, and animals. ...
Unlike the other birds of the desert who only hunt during the early morning or ...
Many of the fascinating features of desert plants are adaptations -- traits that help
the plant survive in its harsh environment. Desert plants have two main ...
Desert landscape with saguaros The desert is a difficult place to be a plant
because of the dry, hot air. To move nutrients up their roots, plants evaporate