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A cactus is a member of the plant family Cactaceae, a family comprising ca 127 genera with some 1750 known species of the ...

Fun Cactus Facts for Kids - Interesting Information about Cacti

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Cactus is the singular word for the plant, cacti or cactuses are the plural forms. Cacti are native to the Americas, ranging from Patagonia in South America ...

Cactus Plants - Fun Facts for Kids

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A cactus is a plant that grows where the soil is dry and rocky—most usually in the desert. A cactus doesn't have leaves like other plants do. A cactus has spines ...

Desert Cactus - DesertUSA

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The cactus family is one of the most easily recognized plant families in the world. Cactus grow on rocky hillsides, alluvial fans and in barren washes throughout ...

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Feb 25, 2014 ... http://www.JosiahJones.net - I was outside gardening and was inspired to create a new video about some of the interesting facts about cacti ...

BBC - Gardening - Gardening Guides: Gardening with Children - Cacti

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The tallest cactus in the world, growing up to 20m (67ft) high. ... Some species of agave plants (succulents not cacti) are also ...

5 Cool Facts & 5 Cool Pics of Cacti - Pith + Vigor - Cultivating ...

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Oct 8, 2013 ... 4) Cacti are generally really easy to propagate…just snap off a part or an existing plant and let it dry or callus for a few days or weeks then plant ...

Cactus Plant Facts - Buzzle

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Jan 27, 2012 ... Cactus plants have some unique, distinctive qualities which help them survive in the ... To know more interesting facts about them, read on...

A kids guide to the plants of Anza-Borrego

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A childrens' guide to the plants and flowers of the desert. ... Interesting Facts: The spines of a cactus are actually modified leaves. The main part of the plant is the ...

Fishook Barrel Cactus Fact Sheet - Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum

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Plant Fact Sheet: Fishhook Barrel Cactus ... Fishhook barrel cactus grow along desert washes and gravelly bajadas. It is less likely to occur on valley floors or ...

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Cactus Facts - Soft Schools

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Cactus is a type of plant that can store large amounts of water and survive in extremely hot and dry habitats. There are around 2000 different species of cactus  ...

10 Facts About Cacti - Softpedia News

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Feb 8, 2008 ... There are over 2000 species of cacti, with various shapes and forms. ... the resting periods, the plants will be kept at cool temperatures (6-8o C), ...

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Get information, facts, and pictures about cactus at Encyclopedia.com. ... Because of their lower water loss, cacti and other CAM plants thrive in dry regions (and ...