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Saguaro cactus

Carnegiea gigantea


In its habitat Carnegiea gigantea, the saguaro, is the most conspicuous and most-studied of all North American cacti. It is the tallest cactus of the flora---indeed, these are the tallest trees of the deserts in the United States.


Desert wash


Saguaro National Park at the BioBlitz

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CostaBoyJack 10 years ago

looks like a screen saver

Ismael Chaves
Ismael Chaves 11 years ago

Beautiful photo Peter. Well done :)

Adith 12 years ago

nice pict, three colours..

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 12 years ago

GOLDgeous pic

AntónioGinjaGinja 12 years ago

it look's like another planet:-)it show the hardeness of the place,beautiful spot

windmustache 12 years ago

Beautiful scene! Thanks for sharing.

peter 12 years ago

Thanks Chris & Alice

alicelongmartin 12 years ago

Beautiful picture! The yellow hot sun in the foreground and the cool blue sky in the background.

Chris Carille
Chris Carille 12 years ago

Neat spotting! I enjoy the overexposure on the shot... gives it texture

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Tucson, Arizona, USA

Spotted on Oct 21, 2011
Submitted on Oct 25, 2011

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