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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.

www.desertmuseum.org/kids/oz/long-fact-sheets/Saguaro%20Cactus.php

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 ...

www.nps.gov/orpi/learn/nature/saguaro-cactus.htm

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 ...

www.nps.gov/sagu/learn/nature/how-saguaros-grow.htm

Saguaros are a very slow growing cactus. In Saguaro National Park, studies indicate that a saguaro grows between 1 and 1.5 inches in the first eight years of its ...

www.desertusa.com/cactus/saguaro-cactus.html

The magnficent saguaro cactus, symbol of the desert southwest.

www.sciencefriday.com/articles/11-things-you-didnt-know-about-saguaro-cacti

Mar 29, 2013 ... Science Friday's broadcast in Phoenix, Arizona, got us thinking more about a popular desert fixture—the saguaro cactus, a huge plant with a ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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Saguaro Cactus Facts. Saguaros are some of the most recognizable cactuses as they were featured in many western movies and their distinct shape makes ...

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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 ...