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They Don't Call It Giant Saguaro For Nothing! Cereus Giganteus

Cereus giganteus ~ the Giant Saguaro: Mike in Tucson

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Comment balloon 10 commentsMike Jones • September 05 2010 12:16AM

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Mike, that's one cereusly impressive saguaro!  I never cease to be amazed and awed by these giants - they all have such personalities.

Posted by Kent Simpson, Real Estate Is About People (Realty One Group Mountain Desert) about 9 years ago

Kent,

Thanks for being the first to comment!  You're so right about the personalities...cereusly!

Mike in Tucson

Posted by Mike Jones, Mike Jones NMLS 223495 (SUNSTREET MORTGAGE, LLC (BK-0907366, NMLS 145171) ) about 9 years ago

Awesome - I'm always amazed when I see these wonderful giants.

Posted by Juli Vosmik, Scottsdale/Cave Creek, AZ real estate 480-710-0739 (Dominion Fine Properties) about 9 years ago

Mike - the Saguaros are amazing. I had no idea they were protected, nor how long it took them to grow. I learned so much on my last trip...but what a photo!!

Jeff

Posted by Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude (Solutions Real Estate ) about 9 years ago

They are spectacular.  I read up a little bit on them and was amazing to discover that they only grow about an inch a year and that saguaros with more than 5 'arms' are estimated to be about 200 years old.  It's a special treat to see them.

Posted by Emmary Simpson, Serving Las Cruces, NM (Las Cruces Homes and Land) about 9 years ago

Wow Mike love the camera angle you used when you snaped this big boy. I guess you could call then the 'redwoods of the desert'.

Posted by Cynthia Bartch, Redesigned Spaces; All Round Nice Gal (Home Stager/Property Stylist & more! Granville, Ohio) about 9 years ago

Mike,

Looks like a huge distorted hand, reaching from the ground like the final scene from the movie "Carrie!"

Bill

Posted by William J. Archambault, Jr. (The Real Estate Investment Institute ) about 9 years ago

Spectacular Mike - I hope someday to see them in person.  I'll have to check out your "SendOutCards" link too!

Posted by Mary Douglas, REALTOR, Red Feather Lakes, Colorado (United Country Ponderosa Realty, Red Feather Lakes, Colorado) about 9 years ago

Mike

You have to see them to really appreciate them.

Good luck and success.

Lou Ludwig

Posted by Lou Ludwig, Designations Earned CRB, CRS, CIPS, GRI, SRES, TRC (Ludwig & Associates) about 9 years ago

Wow!  That one looks gigantic!  How tall is it?  Is it near town?  

Posted by Doreen McPherson, Phoenix Arizona Real Estate ~ (Homesmart ~ Scottsdale ~ Tempe) about 9 years ago

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