Crested Saguaro #187 in Pima County, Az.

"Sonoran Sunset Crest"

Close Up
C0549(11-23-2006) Photo courtesy of Bob Cardell & Pat Hammes

4 Years Later - Close Up - 2 Lower Crests
100_1301(03-30-2011) Photo courtesy of Joe Orman

Close Up - Top Double crest
IMG_6913(03-30-2011) Photo courtesy of Joe Orman

Full View
100_1300(03-30-2011) Photo courtesy of Joe Orman

7 Years Later - Looking Up
!cid_4F92DE19-EFE6-4E4F-94E3-C01EE9F1BCC1(01-08-2014) Photo courtesy of Ross Warner
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Full View
!cid_D81A8747-C908-4EF0-81D6-18179FB339A1(01-08-2014) Photo courtesy of Ross Warner
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Close Up
!cid_21046774-D342-4996-B0FD-27C7D115023C(01-08-2014) Photo courtesy of Ross Warner
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11 Years Later - Full View
1 7 18 hf3J3A5577rrcr jolly green giant (01-07-2018), photo courtesy of Harry Ford

Close Up Of Top Double-Crest
1 7 18 hf3J3537rrCr double Crest star close (01-07-2018), photo courtesy of Harry Ford

New arm that looks like it may crest
1 7 18 hf3J3A5546rrCr small crest arm (01-07-2018), photo courtesy of Harry Ford

Prickly pear cactus growing in the saguaro's trunk
1 7 18 hf3J3A3551rrCr prickley pear Crest (01-07-2018), photo courtesy of Harry Ford

There were many bees going in and out of this hole in the back of the saguaro's trunk
1 7 18 hf3J3A5561rrCr bee hole in Crest (01-07-2018), photo courtesy of Harry Ford

"Big Cactus in West Desert"

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:
Pima,_Co.,
AZ.
g h(w+w)/4
=c
(g+h+c)
= xxx
Sonoran Sunset:
Bob Cardell &
Pat Hammes
11-23
2006
(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)/4
=c
(g+h+c)
=xxx
??(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:
?82 16(16+14)/4
=7.5=8
(82+16+8)
=106
Harry Ford01-07-20181) 2' -top
1a) 2'-top
2)2' - droop arm East
3) 32" droop arm West
4) Baby coming 9" ?
Lots of damage to trunk.
Bees going in the back.
Prickley Pear Cactus (only 2nd one I have seen on a Crest)

Last updated April, 2016
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