EPPO Global Database

Carnegiea gigantea(CGZGI)

Overview
Last modification: 2001-09-30

Basic information
  • EPPO code: CGZGI
  • Preferred name: Carnegiea gigantea
  • Authority: (Engelmann) Britton & Rose

Notes

Mexico, southwestern USA. State flower of Arizona


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Cereus giganteus Engelmann

Common names
Name Language
giant cactus English
sage of the desert English
saguaro cactus English
saguaro Spanish