What is a tall cactus native of the southwest?

Answer Carnegiea gigantea is a tall cactus that's native to the southwestern United States of America. The cactus' common name is the giant saguaro cactus. The plant also is native to northwestern Mexico.

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What is the native habitat of the barrel cactus?

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Southwest Native American Crafts?

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What is this cactus Is it even a cactus?

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Why are leaves modified to form spines in the cactus plant how then does the cactus plant make food?

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