How much water do cactuses hold?

Answer How much water cactuses hold depends upon thesize of the cactus. The total amount can figure quite high. About 90% of the cactus body is devoted to holding and storing water.

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Where are cactuses usually seen?

Cacti are seen in the desert.Cactus of various forms and species grow in desert areas around the world, including South America (Chile, Argentina), the southwestern US (Sonoran desert) and others. ... Read More »

Why are cactuses prickly?

Cactuses are prickly so the animals stay of the and so the animals can't drink the water out of them!!!

How do you take care of cactuses?

This depends on the type, but if it is a round (ball) cactus or a tall (columnar) cactus, you would water it every 2 to 3 weeks. If it is a Christmas cactus, an Easter cactus or an Epiphyllum, wate... Read More »

How do cactuses grow?

Cactuses grow by storing water inside them. They barely need water, so it would be even easier.