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.
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 ...
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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
Saguaro Cactus Question & Answer Guide. ... How does the saguaro reproduce?
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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
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 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.
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, (Cereus giganteus) 30-50 feet mature height ... Arizona upland
desert, is home to the giant saguaro (sometimes spelled sahuaro and ...
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 ...