How Much Do You Know About the Saguaro Cactus?

Trying to learn all the desert plants isn’t easy and I am curious to know what I can about the desert landscape. One of the  most familiar plants  that comes to mind is the saguaro cactus which can be seen almost every where in Arizona. The correct pronunciation is  “sah-wah-ro” or “suh-wah-ro.”  The saguaro produces flowers every May and June which are called saguaro cactus flowers […]

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Fountain Hills AZ Botanical Gardens

I bet most of you didn’t know that Fountain Hills has it’s own botanical gardens.The Fountain Hills Botanical Garden was founded by Jane Haynes in 1975 as a wildlife preserve and garden. The Garden is 8 acres with elevation from 1696 to 1800 feet. It’s a nice half mile stroll where Twenty-nine Sonoran Desert plantsare identified and interesting views of rock formations, desert flora, animal […]

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