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 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 ...
The saguaro cactus, Cereus giganteus or Carnegiea gigantean, meaning
gigantic candle, is found only in the Sonoran Desert, which is in southern Arizona
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 ...
The saguaro cactus is a very unusual looking tree of the desert. Learn more
about the saguaro cactus and see pictures from the Phoenix area.
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 ...
Saguaro cactus, (Cereus giganteus) 30-50 feet mature height ... Arizona upland
desert, is home to the giant saguaro (sometimes spelled sahuaro and ...