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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.

Saguaro Cactus Fact Sheet - Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum

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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 ...

Saguaro Cactus - DesertUSA


The Saguaro Cactus, is composed of a tall, thick, fluted, columnar stem, 18 to 24 inches in diameter, often with several large branches (arms) curving upward in ...

Saguaro Cactus: From Life to Death


I then began to wonder, what are the stages of life of the saguaro cactus? To find this out, I decided to .... Saguaro: The Desert Giant. Tucson, Arizona: Rio Nuevo ...

Growing Saguaro Cactus: Information On Saguaro Cactus Care


Feb 26, 2015 ... Saguaro cactus blossoms are the state flower of Arizona. Saugaro are very long lived and many found in the desert are 175 years old.

Saguaro Cactus - Carnegiea gigantea (Cereus giganteus)


The Saguaro Cactus has a smooth and waxy skin and is covered with two-inch spines that are located on the tree's vertical ribs. In May and June, the Cactus ...

Facts About Young & Old Saguaro Cactus | Home Guides | SF Gate


Visitors to Arizona's Sonoran Desert are often surprised at the size and stature of the native saguaro cactus (Carnegiea gigantea), which can rise to 60 feet tall ...

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Jun 21, 2015 ... We were lucky enough to see some huge and very rare Saguaro Cactus plants while we were driving through Arizona. These cactus may look ...
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May 8, 2012 ... Today we take a up close look at the majestic Saguaro Cactus. ... a metal- detecting video you did where you found a Giant 10K gold ring.

11 Things You Didn't Know About Saguaro Cacti - Science Friday


Mar 29, 2013 ... Saguaros are the largest cactus species in the U.S.—they can grow more than 40 feet tall. (The largest species in North America is the giant ...

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Saguaro Cactus - Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument (U.S. ...


To the local Tohono O'Odham people, the saguaro cactus are even more important. These giant cactus are not plants to the Tohono O'Odham, but a different ...

Saguaro Cactus Facts | Saguaro Cactus


Saguaros grow naturally only in a small part of Arizona, in the Sonoran Desert. ... The record is held by a giant saguaro with 50 arms found at the Saguaro ...

Giant saguaro cactus - DiscoverSEAZ


Arizona upland desert, is home to the giant saguaro (sometimes spelled sahuaro and pronounced sah-wah-roh). This cactus has become the symbol of Arizona, ...