Meaning of cactus plants?

Answer Cactus plants grow in the desert and can provide water. But besides being prickly, I don't think they could possibly have any positive meaning, unless you know someone who likes cacti. There are pe... Read More »

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What are facts about cactus plants?

Cactus plants are native to North and Latin America.They may be found natively in desert and jungle environments.Both biomes represent challenges to survival.Desert and jungle cactus plants are ali... Read More »

How did cactus plants evolve?

A cactus plant began its evolutionary path as a stereotypical herbaceous plant. For example, it had a slender stem, and larger and wider leaves. But its extreme, harsh environment demanded changes ... Read More »

Potted Cactus Plants?

Cactus are succulent plants that can survive in long periods of drought. These plants' various adaptations included a hard-walled, succulent stem where water is stored. The stem interior is spongy ... Read More »

How can you tell the age of saguaro cactus plants?

It's impossible to come up with a precise age for a giant saguaro cactus [Carnegiea gigantea]. In fact, guesstimating ages just can't be done regarding any type of cactus. So much depends upon the ... Read More »