I live in the Sonoran Desert. It’s the only place in the world that gets hot enough to feed the chickens ice cubes for pre-boiled eggs. 320 more words
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Carnegia gigantea (Englem.) Brit & Rose forma cristata, better known as a crested saguaro is a rarity, occurring only once in every 250,000 saguaro.
Our “experiment” stay here at the Saguaro SKP park in Benson continues. We have been here just a little over 2 weeks of our 4 week stay and it certainly feels different than what we felt while staying in Jojoba Hills SKP park a couple months ago and I think we both thought we would have an experience here closer to what we did at Jojoba. 1,359 more words
I drove through Saguaro National Park West and the Tucson Mountain Park for the first time in early January. As a Tucson resident, I am accustomed to seeing desert plants scattered around the city, but the number of cacti in Saguaro NP West is staggering. 74 more words