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

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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 ...

Saguaro Cactus Question & Answer Guide - National Park Service

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Saguaro Cactus Question & Answer Guide. ... How does the saguaro reproduce? Why are saguaros pleated? ... Do humans use the saguaro? Are there threats ...

Saguaro Cactus Flower Images | Sonoran Desert Pictures

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May 11, 2012 ... The saguaro cactus of the Sonoran Desert bursts into bloom each spring, but at night, providing food to honeybees and bats and later fruit to ...

Saguaro Cactus - Carnegiea gigantea (Cereus giganteus)

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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 ...

Saguaro Cactus Facts | Saguaro Cactus

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Saguaros are some of the most recognizable cactuses as they were featured in many western movies and their distinct shape makes them easy to recognize.

Saguaro Cactus - MBGnet

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Saguaro The stem of the Saguaro Cactus stores all of its water. The stem is green . Photosynthesis occurs in the top layer of the stem instead of in leaves.

Saguaro Cacti-Destination Forever Ranch and Gardens

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We sell saguaro cacti, ranging from seedlings and juveniles up to mature plants requiring a large trailer with specialized hydraulic equipment to transplant.

Saguaro Cactus - Saguaro National Park

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The Saguaro Cactus is the largest cactus in the U.S. reaching over 50 feet tall and weighing up to 2 tons when fully hydrated.

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Saguaro Cactus - DesertUSA

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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 ...

The Saguaro Cactus - National Park Service

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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 of ...

Saguaro Cactus: From Life to Death

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The saguaro cactus, Cereus giganteus or Carnegiea gigantean, meaning gigantic candle, is found only in the Sonoran Desert, which is in southern Arizona and ...