"Other Cactus Crest Too"

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The numbers line below the cactus categories is the number of pages of each type.

Agave
Barrel
Golden
Barrel
Cardon
Cereus
Cholla
Fish
Hook
Hedge
hog
Organ
Pipe
Prickly
Pear
1 38 4 4 19 14 2 5 33 3
Tooth
Pick
Mammi
llaria
Cater
pillar
Red
Torch
Mc
Dougal
Totem
Pole
Other
17
Other
18
Other
19
Other
20
1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0

  These beautful "Crested Cactus" are unusual, but this cresting characteristic can also be found in  
several different types of plants and flowers.

Source: WordNet (r) 1.7

Crested adj
1: (heraldry) bearing an heraldic device
2: (of a bird or animal) having a usually ornamental tuft or process on the head; often used in combination; "golden crested"; "crested iris";
"crested oriole"; "tufted duck"; "tufted loosestrife" [syn: topknotted, tufted]
3: (of a knight's helmet) having a decorative plume [syn: plumed]

Source: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

Crest \Crest\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Crested; p. pr. & vb. n. Cresting.]
1. To furnish with, or surmount as, a crest; to serve as a crest for.

Crested \Crest"ed\ (kr[e^]st"[e^]d), a.
1. Having a crest. But laced crested helm. --Dryden.
2. (Zo["o]l.) Having a crest of feathers or hair upon the head. ``The crested bird.'' --Dryden.
3. (Bott.) Bearing any elevated appendage like a crest, as an elevated line or ridge, or a tuft. --Gray.

Definition as written by Xenomorf: Daves Garden

On Cacti; A lateral, fan-like outgrowth of the apex, which is a naturally occurring mutant growth form. A fasciation.Botanical name equivalent is 'Cristate'.

Source: WordNet (r) 1.7

Mutate v
1: cause to undergo mutation; of cells
2: undergo mutation; "cells mutate"
Last updated February, 2016
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"Other Cactus Crest Too" section count & photo count totals
Agave Published=1Photos Published=4 Barrel Published=38Photos Published=59
Golden Barrel=4Photos Published=5 Cardon Published=4Photos Published=10
Cerus Published=19Photos Published=57 Cholla Published=14Photos Published=47
Fish hook Published=2Photos Published=5 Hedge hog Published=5Photos Published=8
Oregon Pipe Published=33Photos Published=96 Prickly Pear Published=5Photos Published=8
Tooth Pick Published=1Photos Published=5 Mammillaria Published=1Photos Published=2
Caterpillar Published=1Photos Published=1 Red Torch Published=1Photos Published=1
Mcdougal Published=1Photos Published=1 Totem Pole Published=0Photos Published=0
Total "Catagories Published" = 15   Total "Pages Published" = 130   Total "Photos Published" = 618