The saguaro (Carnegiea gigantea) is an arborescent (tree-like) cactus species in
the monotypic genus Carnegiea, which can grow to be over 20 m (70 ft) tall. More »
Plant Fact Sheet: Saguaro Cactus. Identifying Features. The saguaro cactus (
Carnegiea gigantea) is one of the defining plants of the Sonoran ... Extra Fun-
Here are some interesting facts about the saguaro that you may have not known.
Saguaros grow naturally only in a small part of Arizona, in the Sonoran Desert.
Saguaro Cactus can grow to heights of 45 feet. NPS Photo. The Saguaro Cactus
(Carnegiea gigantea)The saguaro cactus (pronounced “sah-wah-roh”), is the ...
The saguaro cactus
is a very unusual looking tree of the desert. It has been the subject of many photographs, and commonly conjures up thoughts of the old west and the beauty of the Southwest desert. Along with each saguaro cactus
picture, I've included a saguaro fact
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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 ...
How many arms does a saguaro cactus have? Well, it depends!
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 ...
May 8, 2012 ... SAGUARO FACTS: The saguaro cactus (Carnegiea gigantea) is one of the
defining plants of the Sonoran Desert. These plants are large, ...
Saguaro Cactus Desert's Dessert Harvest adds insight into Indian cultures'
reliance on saguaro fruit. This is how important the annual saguaro. ... Saguaro