Crested Saguaro #0161 in Maricopa County, Az.

"CSS008" - "King Crest"

Looking Up Close
4pkcrst001-8Aug04-css008-close Photo courtesy of Ted Codding

Full
4pkcrst001-8Aug04-css008 Photo courtesy of Ted Codding

Up Close - Almost 4 years later
bizarre_cristate5451 (04-04-2008) Photo courtesy of Joe Orman

Full - Over 4 Years Later
C1136 11-23-2008 Photo courtesy of Bob Cardell & Pat Hammes

Down Crest - Over 8 years later
100_5518_modified (03-31-2013) Photo courtesy of Joe Orman

Pre-King Crest Stump - reference pointer 05-15-2011
Pointer is to show progression of damage (shot?) prior to the broken stump
Pre-King Crest stump - pointer 05-15-2011 Photo courtesy of Joe Orman

Pre-King Crest Stump - reference pointer 09-16-2011
Pre-King Crest stump pointer 09-16-2011 Photo courtesy of Joe Orman

King Crest Stump - reference pointer 03-31-2013
King Crest Stump pointer 03-31-2013 Photo courtesy of Joe Orman

King Crest Stump - Ragged Top 03-31-2013
King Crest Stump ragged top 03-31-2013 Photo courtesy of Joe Orman

King Crest Stump - Looking Down 03-31-2013
Ribs appear to have rotted
King_Crest_Stump_looking_down_03-31-2013 Photo courtesy of Joe Orman

"Rare Crested Saguaro Cactus".
For more information on first crested saguaro in this video, see CSS "Follow the Sun"

Big Tree measurements
* = added CSS information
Location:
County,State
Girth:
in_inches
+Height:
in_feet
+Crown:
in_feet_/4
=Total
Points:
Cactus_name:
Nominated_by:
Year
Nominated:
*Crest:
in_inches
*Status:
Maricopa,
AZ.
g" h'(w'+w')/2
=?
(g+h+w)
= ?
CSS008:
Ted Codding
08-08
2004
(w+h+d)
=?
Standing

Surrounding
*changes
Girth:
in_inches
+Height:
in_feet
+Crown:
in_feet_/4
=Total
Points:
*_Adopted_by: *Year
_Adopted:
*Crest:
in_inches
*Comments:
?g" h'(w'+w')/2
=c
(g+h+c)
=?
??(w+h+d)
=?
?

Surrounding
*changes
Girth:
in_inches
+Height:
in_feet
+Crown:
in_feet_/4
=Total
Points:
*Inspected_by: *Year
.Inspected:
*Crest:
in_inches
*Comment:
?57" 21'(5'+6')/2
=5.53
(57+21+5.5)
=83.5
Joe
Pleggenkuhle
& Joe Orman
09-16
2011
(60+60+18)
=138
?

Surrounding
*changes
Girth:
in_inches
+Height:
in_feet
+Crown:
in_feet_/4
=Total
Points:
*Inspected_by: *Year
.Inspected:
*Crest:
in_inches
*Comment:
?g" h'(w'+w')/2
=c
(g+h+c)
=xxx
Kevin Nettles

2013
(w+h+d)
=?
Down

Last updated July 2017
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