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 ...
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, (Cereus giganteus) 30-50 feet mature height ... One of the
earliest Americans to describe it was John Russell Bartlett of the Boundary ...
Propagation of saguaro cactus seedlings for eventual transplanting into a ...
describe the saguaro flowers as beginning to bloom in late spring (late April
The saguaro cactus has many adaptations w. hich allow it to survive in its native
desert biome. Many of the saguaro cactus's adaptations are shared. with other ...
Cactus exhibit strange shapes, spines, and showy flowers. Today, they are ... The
giant saguaro looks like a bare tree with thick, upturned branches. They can ...
Jul 23, 2006 ... A saguaro cactus is silhouetted as the sun sets over the Southwestern desert
Tuesday, May 9, 2006, in Picacho Peak, Ariz. AP Photo/Matt York
The pure white waxy blossom of the giant saguaro cactus (Cereus giganteus)
was designated the state flower of Arizona in 1931; indigenous to Arizona ... facts
Jan 29, 2016 ... Cooperative Extension Saquaro cactus grow in the Sonoran Desert, which is ...
its silhouette is used on just about everything to describe the southwest. ... The
tallest saguaro cactus ever measured was more than 78 feet tall.