Lost Dutchman State Park, Superstition Mountains - Arizona (45/52)

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Apache Junction, Arizona. The Saguaro Cactus is native to the Sonoran Desert in the state of Arizona. Combined with sunsets, saguaro cactus and other species of the flora create spectacular scenery typical of the American Southwest. This photograph shows saguaro cacti (Carnegiea gigantean its scientific name), which are found exclusively in the Sonoran Desert, and are large, tree-like columnar plants that grow arms (or branches) over time. This area is part of the Lost Dutchman State Park is located in the area of the Superstition Mountains in the Sonoran Desert, 40 miles east of Phoenix, Arizona. The park takes its name from a fabled lost gold mine. Photo by Eduardo Barraza © 2011
Apache Junction, Arizona. The Saguaro Cactus is native to the Sonoran Desert in the state of Arizona. Combined with sunsets, saguaro cactus and other species of the flora create spectacular scenery typical of the American Southwest. This photograph shows saguaro cacti (Carnegiea gigantean its scientific name), which are found exclusively in the Sonoran Desert, and are large, tree-like columnar plants that grow arms (or branches) over time. This area is part of the Lost Dutchman State Park is...
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