Cardón cactus at the Desert Botanical...
摄影师 EXPERT
分享
mail
License license
loading...
Loading ...

全景摄影师 James L. Tanner EXPERT 日期和时间 14:59, 23/11/2011 - Views loading...

Advertisement

Cardón cactus at the Desert Botanical Garden, Phoenix, Arizona USA

世界 > North America > USA > Arizona

  • 喜欢 / 不喜欢
  • thumbs up
  • thumbs down

The Cardón cactus (Pachycereus pringlei) is one of the most massive members of the cacti family. All 1200 species of cactus are native to the Americas. The Cardónes can measure over 70 feet in height and weigh over 25 tons. These plants grow very slowly and can live over 300 years. Cardónes are not saguaros. They are not even a related species. Cardónes grow in the Mexican states of Baja California and Baja California Sur. There are also a few stands of the cactus in the states of Sonora and Sinaloa. The Cardón can be found at sea level up to about 3200 feet in elevation from near El Rosario in the north, to the tropical Cape region at the southern tip of Baja California Sur. The main trunk of the Cardón may have as many as 25 vertical branches, up to 5 feet in diameter. These Cardónes are in the Desert Botanical Garden near Phoenix, Arizona.

comments powered by Disqus

在附近的图片Arizona

map

A: Boojum Tree, Desert Botanical Gardens, Phoenix, Arizona

摄影师James L. Tanner, 距离此处140远

the Boojum tree (Fouquieria columnaris) is one of the most bizarre plants in the world. A native of B...

Boojum Tree, Desert Botanical Gardens, Phoenix, Arizona

B: Glass in the Gardens

摄影师Rob van Gils, 距离此处150远

Another panorama from The Nature of Glass exhibition in the Desert Botanical Garden, Phoenix, AZ. The...

Glass in the Gardens

C: Nature of Glass

摄影师Rob van Gils, 距离此处150远

From an exhibition of glass art by Dale Chihuly which was shown in the Desert Botanical Garden, Phoen...

Nature of Glass

D: Dale Chihuly Glass Sculptures in the Desert Bontanical Gardens Phoenix

摄影师Bill Bailey, 距离此处170远

Dale Chihuly, world premier glass artist. Fine art glass, glass sculpture and chandeliers by glass ar...

Dale Chihuly Glass Sculptures in the Desert Bontanical Gardens Phoenix

E: Sonoran Desert Trail, Desert Botanical Garden, Phoenix, Arizona USA

摄影师James L. Tanner, 距离此处180远

The Desert Botanical Garden is one of America’s premier collections of desert plants including a huge...

Sonoran Desert Trail, Desert Botanical Garden, Phoenix, Arizona USA

F: Dale Chihuly

摄影师Bill Bailey, 距离此处180远

The Dale Chihuly exhibition at the Desert Botanical Gardens in Phoenix Arizona. Dale Chihuly sculptur...

Dale Chihuly

G: Entrance to the Desert Botanical Garden, Papago Park, Phoenix, Arizona USA

摄影师James L. Tanner, 距离此处190远

Located on over 50 acres of Papago Park in east Phoenix, Arizona, the Desert Botanical Garden is worl...

Entrance to the Desert Botanical Garden, Papago Park, Phoenix, Arizona USA

H: Ottosen Entry Garden, Desert Botanical Garden, Phoenix, Arizona

摄影师James L. Tanner, 距离此处200远

Located on over 50 acres of Papago Park in east Phoenix, Arizona, the Desert Botanical Garden is worl...

Ottosen Entry Garden, Desert Botanical Garden, Phoenix, Arizona

I: Chihuly Sculptures outside the Entrance to the Desert Botanical Garden, Phoenix, Arizona

摄影师James L. Tanner, 距离此处200远

With events such as David Rogers’ Big Bugs and glass by Dale Chihuly, the Desert Botanical Garden is ...

Chihuly Sculptures outside the Entrance to the Desert Botanical Garden, Phoenix, Arizona

J: Phoenix Botanical Garden

摄影师Ned Chiariello, 距离此处220远

Phoenix Botanical Gardens featuring Dale Chihuly glass art sculptures.

Phoenix Botanical Garden

此全景拍摄于Arizona, USA

这是一个概述USA

The United States is one of the most diverse countries on earth, jam packed full of amazing sights from St. Patrick's cathedral in New York to Mount Hollywood California.The Northeast region is where it all started. Thirteen British colonies fought the American Revolution from here and won their independence in the first successful colonial rebellion in history. Take a look at these rolling hills carpeted with foliage along the Hudson river here, north of New York City.The American south is known for its polite people and slow pace of life. Probably they move slowly because it's so hot. Southerners tend not to trust people from "up north" because they talk too fast. Here's a cemetery in Georgia where you can find graves of soldiers from the Civil War.The West Coast is sort of like another country that exists to make the east coast jealous. California is full of nothing but grizzly old miners digging for gold, a few gangster rappers, and then actors. That is to say, the West Coast functions as the imagination of the US, like a weird little brother who teases everybody then gets famous for making freaky art.The central part of the country is flat farmland all the way over to the Rocky Mountains. Up in the northwest corner you can find creative people in places like Portland and Seattle, along with awesome snowboarding and good beer. Text by Steve Smith.

分享这个全景图