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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 ...

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 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 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: 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 ...

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 ...

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May 8, 2012 ... Today we take a up close look at the majestic Saguaro Cactus. Many good folks have asked me to film the Arizona Saguaro so for the ...

How Old is that Saguaro | Desert Botanical Garden

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The record for the tallest cacti in the world is not held by the saguaro, but by the cardon cactus in Mexico. Dr. Mark Dimmitt at the ASDM reports that some ...

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 ...

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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 ...

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 ...

12 facts about the saguaro cactus, the Sonoran Desert's most ...

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Jun 27, 2014 ... If you've been to Arizona, chances are you've come across a saguaro cactus. This article outlines 10 interesting facts about Arizona's most ...