saguaro

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Synonyms for saguaro

extremely large treelike cactus of desert regions of southwestern United States having a thick columnar sparsely branched trunk bearing white flowers and edible red pulpy fruit

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Morphology, nurse-plants and minimum apical temperatures for young Carnegia gigantea.
Morphology of nurse plants, and minimal apical temperatures for young Carnegia gigantea.
In the Sonoran Desert, the beneficial effect of Cercidium microflorum on the saguaro, Carnegia gigantea, is due to both microclimate amelioration and protection from herbivores (Turner et al.