Cactus A cactus plural cacti, cactuses, or cactus is a member of the plant family Cactaceae, a family comprising about genera with some known species of the order Caryophyllales The word cactus derives, through Latin, from the Ancient Greek , kaktos, a name originally used by Theophrastus for a spiny plant whose identity is not certain. Saguaro The saguaro s w r o , Spanish pronunciation sa wa o Carnegiea gigantea is an arborescent tree like cactus species in the monotypic genus Carnegiea, which can grow to be over feet m tall.It is native to the Sonoran Desert in Arizona, the Mexican State of Sonora, and the Whipple Mountains and Imperial County areas of California. Echinopsis oxygona LLIFLE Description Echinopsis oxygona, the Easter Lily Cactus , is known for having gorgeous, night blooming, pink flowers at the ends of long tubes often as large or larger than the whole plant, it is very popular.The flower has a sweet smell It is very variable Habit These cacti grow rapidly and usually forms big clumps up to cm in diameter Many listings of cactus found in the desert can be found here This is the barrel cactus This one was over ft high and was found in Baja, Mexico They are quite prolific here in the Southwest also There is a little secret to photographing this type of cactus Desert Cactus DesertUSA The Desert Cactus Cactus Is an American Plant The cactus family is one of the most easily recognized plant families in the world Their beautiful blossoms, thick stems and unusual shapes attract thousands of people to the desert each year. Saguaro Cactus Fact Sheet Plant Fact Sheet Saguaro Cactus Identifying Features 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 branches or arms as they age, although some never grow arms. Blossfeldia liliputana LLIFLE Description Blossfeldia liliputana, is a solitary or clumping miniature cactus, with no rib and no spines.The smallest of all cacti and one of the most priced by impassioned, but rarely seen on its own roots in cultivation for any length of time. Basic Facts Defenders of Wildlife While the desert may look deserted to some, the land where these companies want to site their projects is often home to species such as the threatened desert tortoise that don t have other places to go. Brighamia insignis Planet Desert Brighamia insignis This plant comes in a . pot You will receive a very similar plant to the one in the picture It may or may not be blooming at the time of your purchase The plant is shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots Considered one of the Desert Plants and Animals Defenders of Wildlife Desert Plants Most desert species have found remarkable ways to survive by evading drought Desert succulents, such as cacti or rock plants Lithops for example, survive dry spells by accumulating moisture in their fleshy tissues.
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