Giant Cactus - An Arizona Wonder
Title:
Giant Cactus - An Arizona Wonder
Divided Back unused


Saguaro Cactus Flowers
Title:
Saguaro Cactus Flowers
Chrome PM 1962 Feb-14



Cacti in the Desert
Title:
Cacti in the Desert
Real Photo unused


Desert Scene
Title:
Desert Scene
Real Photo PM 1942 May-05



Desert Scenery in Arizona
Title:
Desert Scenery in Arizona
Arizona (AZ), Real Photo PM 1941 Mar-07


Desert View With Several Saguaro Cacti
Title:
Desert View With Several Saguaro Cacti
Arizona (AZ), Real Photo PM 1941 Mar-07



Posing With Large Cacti
Title:
Posing With Large Cacti
Real Photo unused


A "Living Cross" Of The Desert
Title:
A "Living Cross" Of The Desert
Real Photo PM 1947 Feb-10



Beautiful Rose
Title:
Beautiful Rose
Divided Back unused

Description:
Coded Message


"Saguaros" in the Arizona Desert
Title:
"Saguaros" in the Arizona Desert
Real Photo unused



Cacti of Aruba
Title:
Cacti of Aruba
Real Photo PM Apr-15


Cacti in the Desert
Title:
Cacti in the Desert
Real Photo unused



Desert Center
Title:
Desert Center
California (CA), Real Photo unused


Pampas Grass in the Rio Grande Valley
Title:
Pampas Grass in the Rio Grande Valley
Real Photo unused



Elephant Ear, California
Title:
Elephant Ear, California
California (CA), Divided Back PM 1909 Nov-18


Desert Clouds, California
Title:
Desert Clouds, California
Real Photo unused



Yucca Palms
Title:
Yucca Palms
California (CA), Divided Back PM 1907 Oct-15


Medici Wild Flowers Series
Title:
Medici Wild Flowers Series
PM 1955 Jan-14



Cactus Beds, Fairmount Park
Title:
Cactus Beds, Fairmount Park
Divided Back unused


Giant Cactus in Arizona
Title:
Giant Cactus in Arizona
Divided Back



Cactus Garden in Mexico
Title:
Cactus Garden in Mexico
Real Photo unused


Cactus Forest
Title:
Cactus Forest
Divided Back unused



Yucca Palms in the Desert
Title:
Yucca Palms in the Desert
Divided Back unused


Cactus Forest
Title:
Cactus Forest
White Border unused



The World's Largest Cactus
Title:
The World's Largest Cactus
Real Photo unused


Desert Plant
Title:
Desert Plant
Real Photo unused



Giant Saguaros
Title:
Giant Saguaros
Jumbo/Large Format unused


Varieties of Desert Vegetation
Title:
Varieties of Desert Vegetation
Jumbo/Large Format unused



A Few Varieties of Desert Cacti
Title:
A Few Varieties of Desert Cacti
Linen PM 1937 Jun-13


Wild Flowers (Verbenas) on the Desert in Winter
Title:
Wild Flowers (Verbenas) on the Desert in Winter
Linen unused



Sunset on the Desert
Title:
Sunset on the Desert
Linen unused

Description:
Fantastic scenes, mirages, and sunsets of great beauty are rare charms of the desert. The great variety of cactus shown in this picture are, left to right-the cholla, bisnaga or nigger-head, ocatillo or devil's coach-whip, palmas or prickly-pear, giant sahuaro, and at the extreme right the barrell cactus. All are fortified with thorns as tho for the preservation of their lives-everything on the desert does battle for an existence


Among the Cactus, with Woman and Girl
Title:
Among the Cactus, with Woman and Girl
Divided Back unused



A Nevada Cactus
Title:
A Nevada Cactus
unused


Three People by a Nopalera Plant
Title:
Three People by a Nopalera Plant
unused

Description:
Nopalera, Mexico



Cactus in Bloom
Title:
Cactus in Bloom
Divided Back unused

Description:
The great American desert is neither monotonous nor lifeless. Besides the marvelous coloring there is a great variety of cacti, from the saguaro cactus towering thrity to sixty feet in height crowned by clusters of white flowers, to the short and fiercely thorny cucumber cactus with large crimson flowers such as is shown on this card


Barrel Cactus Ole Southwest
Title:
Barrel Cactus Ole Southwest
Linen unused



Desert Cactus
Title:
Desert Cactus
Real Photo PM 1935 Nov-15


Waternelon Tree: Freak Sahuaro Giant Cactus
Title:
Waternelon Tree: Freak Sahuaro Giant Cactus
Linen unused

Description:
This odd looking Sahuaro is said to be the only known one of its kind in existence. It stands near the entrance to the Sahuaro National Monument in Arizona Curteich-Chicago



World's Largest Sahuaro Cactus
Title:
World's Largest Sahuaro Cactus
Linen unused

Description:
Curteich-Chicago


A Few Varieties of Desert Cacti
Title:
A Few Varieties of Desert Cacti
Linen unused

Description:
A few of the most commonly seen varieties of a desert cacti. In the spring and early summer many of these and others are covered with blooms of almost every hue and color making an unforgettable sight



Yucca in Bloom in Southern California
Title:
Yucca in Bloom in Southern California
Linen PM 1935 Aug-9


Blossoms of the Opuntia Cactus, A Variety of the Prickly Pear
Title:
Blossoms of the Opuntia Cactus, A Variety of the Prickly Pear
Linen unused



Echino Cactus
Title:
Echino Cactus
Divided Back PM 1908 May-1


A Native of the Desert
Title:
A Native of the Desert
Divided Back PM 1097 Oct-9



Joshua Palms on the Desert
Title:
Joshua Palms on the Desert
Linen unused

Description:
Series 660,3A-H994


Various Species Of Cactus As Seen On The Desert
Title:
Various Species Of Cactus As Seen On The Desert
Linen unused

Description:
Series 6A-H2321
Following the winter rainy season,which on the desert is of short duration and not plentiful but enough to moisten the dry as dust hillsides,changing the dullest browns to brilliant greens,giving promise of a gorgeous sight to be,when these small plants and shrubs shall bud and bloom,thus changing to a fairy garden scene this waste land called the desert



Various Species Of Cactus As Seen On The Desert
Title:
Various Species Of Cactus As Seen On The Desert
Linen unused

Description:
Series 6A-H2321
Following the winter rainy season,which on the desert is of short duration and not plentiful but enough to moisten the dry as dust hillsides,changing the dullest browns to brilliant greens,giving promise of a gorgeous sight to be,when these small plants and shrubs shall bud and bloom,thus changing to a fairy garden scene this waste land called the desert


Many Varieties Of Cacti Of The Old Southwest
Title:
Many Varieties Of Cacti Of The Old Southwest
Linen unused

Description:
Series 161,66398
Barrel,Cholla,Sahuard,Ocatillo,Buck Horn,Pin Cushion,Spanish Yucca,Mescal,Rainbow,Prickly Pear



Many Varieties of Cacti of the Southwest
Title:
Many Varieties of Cacti of the Southwest
Linen unused

Description:
The Southwest has many varieties of Cacti peculiar to the Desert region only. It is strange that all vegetation has thorns as tho a protection against an enemy. Many sections have an abundance of brush or small trees,such as Palo Verde, mesquite, greasewood and sagebrush - all fortified with thorns


"Devil's Cactus Garden" Of The Desert
Title:
"Devil's Cactus Garden" Of The Desert
Linen unused

Description:
Series 1A-H32
"The Devil's Cactus Garden",covering thousands of acres on a sandy mesa,contains the largest variety of Cacti found in any natural Garden



Cholla cactus and desert flowers
Title:
Cholla cactus and desert flowers
Linen unused

Description:
Series 673,6A-H51
the Desert in bloom is a rare and exotic picture that defies words to adequately express


Giant Sahuara Cactua on Arizona Desert Near Phoenix
Title:
Giant Sahuara Cactua on Arizona Desert Near Phoenix
Linen unused



White Sands Cactus
Title:
White Sands Cactus
White Sands New Mexico (NM), Linen unused

Description:
281- This beautifully brilliant species of Cacti is found growing in the White Sands region, and the contrast is particularly marked as it gives the impression it is blooming in snow Southwest Post Card Co


Pipe Organ Cactus, in desert setting
Title:
Pipe Organ Cactus, in desert setting
Linen PM 1939 Feb-1

Description:
Curt Teich & Co



Cactus In Bloom
Title:
Cactus In Bloom
Arizona (AZ), Linen unused

Description:
Series H-2065 The great American Desert is neither monotonous nor lifeless. Besides the marvelous coloring there is a great variety of cacti, from the saguaro cactus towering thirty to sixty feet in height crowned by clusters of white flowers, to the short and fiercely thorny cucumber cactus with large crimson flowers.


Desert Desperados
Title:
Desert Desperados
Linen PM 1950 Jun-22



Palo Verde In Bloom
Title:
Palo Verde In Bloom
Linen unused


Sand Dunes And Verbenas On The Desert
Title:
Sand Dunes And Verbenas On The Desert
Linen unused



Desert Desperados
Title:
Desert Desperados
Linen PM 1942 Jul-17


Prickley Pear Cactus
Title:
Prickley Pear Cactus
Linen unused

Description:
Most everywhere we go in the west, we see the prickly pear cactus. The Prickly pear is like a gov'ment agency ? The longer it lives, the more branches it sprouts ? and even whrn it looks smooth, it can stick you.- Yeah and it's almost impossible to kill it when a branch is broken off, It usually takes root and grows a whole new plant.



Prickley Pear Cactus
Title:
Prickley Pear Cactus
Linen unused

Description:
Most everywhere we go in the west, we see the prickly pear cactus. The Prickly pear is like a gov'ment agency ? The longer it lives, the more branches it sprouts ? and even whrn it looks smooth, it can stick you.- Yeah and it's almost impossible to kill it when a branch is broken off, It usually takes root and grows a whole new plant.


Yucca Whipplei
Title:
Yucca Whipplei
California (CA), Divided Back PM 1911 Mar-18



Desert Flowers Of California
Title:
Desert Flowers Of California
Real Photo unused


Desert Plants
Title:
Desert Plants
California (CA), Real Photo unused



Driving Cross, Desert Joshua Tree
Title:
Driving Cross, Desert Joshua Tree
Real Photo unused


Highway Across The Desert
Title:
Highway Across The Desert
Real Photo unused



Mojave Desert
Title:
Mojave Desert
Real Photo unused


Smoke Tree
Title:
Smoke Tree
Real Photo unused



Century Plant In Bloom
Title:
Century Plant In Bloom
Divided Back unused


Cholla Cactus And Desert Flowers
Title:
Cholla Cactus And Desert Flowers
Linen unused

Description:
The desert in bloom is a rare and exotic picture that defies words to adequately express



Donkey & Cactus
Title:
Donkey & Cactus
Real Photo unused


Smoke Trees On The Desert
Title:
Smoke Trees On The Desert
Linen unused



Wild Life In Arizona
Title:
Wild Life In Arizona
Linen unused

Description:
Because of carefully regulated hunting seasons tourists are frequently treated to thrilling glimpses of deer and antelope, quail and wild turkey as they motor across the desert or through Arizona's tall pine forests.


Desert Blossoms
Title:
Desert Blossoms
Linen PM 1944 Jan-26

Description:
Blossoms of the Opuntia Cactus A variety of the prickly pear



World's Largest Sahuaro Cactus
Title:
World's Largest Sahuaro Cactus
Linen unused

Description:
Having stood unchallenged for years as the world's larges cactus- over 200 years old, 43 feet tall, with 52 branches-this fine specimen of Sahuaro was seriously damaged in a recent storm; and now Arizonans are searching for a "new champion." The publishers will pay $5.00 for photograph and description of a Giant Cactus, accessibly located, which may justly carry on the title of World's Largest. The Sahuaro blossom is the State Flower of Arizona.


Giant Cacti Saguaros
Title:
Giant Cacti Saguaros
Chrome unused

Description:
Many are estimated to be 250 years old; and weigh up to 14 tons, having a water content of approximately 90% of their mass! Found in the U.S/ only in central and southern Arizona.



Spanish Bayonet
Title:
Spanish Bayonet
White Border PM 1930 May-09


Spanish Bayonet
Title:
Spanish Bayonet
White Border PM 1931 Mar-15



Desert Gardens
Title:
Desert Gardens
Linen

Description:
Hand Colored


Cactus Oddity, Fasciated Form of Sahuaro.
Title:
Cactus Oddity, Fasciated Form of Sahuaro.
Linen unused

Description:
Fasciated forms of Sahuaro ,as pictured here ,are the result of some sort of bruise or wound. It has been observed that when the surfaced of the Surface of the Sahuaro is broken numbers of branch buds grow out instead of one as innormal growth; thus foming various interesting symetrical or grotesque shapes.



Hedgehog (strawberry) Cactus
Title:
Hedgehog (strawberry) Cactus
Linen unused

Description:
Echinaocereus Engelmannii ,or Strawbetty Hedehog .A low growing cactus,in solitary or clumps of stems up to 1 foot high .Its flower ranges through all the vaiety of reds from prink to violet ,and is about 31/2 inches in diameter.A luxurious bloomer in March and April. The fruit resembling a large strawbetty is edible of its luscious , flavor.Common to Arizona.


Barrel Cactus (Vrsnaga) On The Desert
Title:
Barrel Cactus (Vrsnaga) On The Desert
Linen unused



Barrel Cactus
Title:
Barrel Cactus
Linen unused

Description:
Ferocatus Wizlizeni is known by many names and grows to a height of ten feet and weight up to a ton. Different varieties will vary in the colour of the blossoms


Prickly Pear Cactus In Bloom
Title:
Prickly Pear Cactus In Bloom
Linen unused

Description:
The platypuntia is of great value economically. It is used as a forage and also cultivated for its edible fruit, commonly called Cactus Pear, Which is served in many eays.



Blosson of the Sahuaro - Giant Cactus, Arizona's State Flower.
Title:
Blosson of the Sahuaro - Giant Cactus, Arizona's State Flower.
Linen unused

Description:
The wonderful waxy white and yellow blossom of the Sahuaro is the State Flower of Arizona.It is to be seem at the tops of the Sahuaro stalks and the ends of the branches , often forming a complete corona around them. This bloom which occurs in April , May and June is followed by fruit or seed which burst open and expose bright red insides.


Desert Flora
Title:
Desert Flora
Southwest, Linen unused



Arizona Cactus Garden Hotel Del Monte
Title:
Arizona Cactus Garden Hotel Del Monte
Scenic California (CA), Divided Back PM 1915


Yucca Blossoms Or Spanish Bayonet
Title:
Yucca Blossoms Or Spanish Bayonet
Linen PM 1943

Description:
Rare semi-tropical blooms add their picturesque touch to the Florida landscape. The oddly beautiful Yucca blossom or as it is commonly known, the Spanish Bayonet, lends a touch of the unusual to this land of enchantment.



Palo Verdes And Sahuaro In Bloom
Title:
Palo Verdes And Sahuaro In Bloom
Linen unused

Description:
Central and Southern Arizona is a riot of color during April, May and June. The Giant Cactus has waxy white flowers, Palo Verde trees present a mass of glistening yellow, while other thorny desert plants blossom forth in brilliant red, purple, lemon yellow, and orange.


Cactus In Florida
Title:
Cactus In Florida
Florida (FL), Divided Back PM 1909



Close-Up Of Century Plant Agave Parrii
Title:
Close-Up Of Century Plant Agave Parrii
Linen unused

Description:
Agave Parrii, Century Plant of east central Arizona. Unusual in that the bicolor flower differs from the single color species found elsewhere in the Southwest. A tall top flowering stalk reaching 15 feet in height bears the panicle of flower in July. Abundant along Highway 60 east of Salt River Canyon.


Desert Giants Cactus
Title:
Desert Giants Cactus
Chrome PM 1968

Description:
The world's largest and most photographed cacti are the Giant Saguaro of Arizona. Living on the slopes of the almost waterless desert, these giants grow to heights of 20 to 40 ft. tall and weigh as much as ten tons.



White Sands Cactus
Title:
White Sands Cactus
Linen unused

Description:
This beautiful brilliant species' of Cacti is found growing in the White Sands region, and the contrast is particularly marked as it gives the impression it is blooming in snow.


Rainbow Cactus
Title:
Rainbow Cactus
Linen unused

Description:
There are several varieties of Rainbows, among them E.chloranthus or Texas Rainbow, E.Chloranthus of New Mexico and E. rigidissimus of Arizona, all noted for their varied and attractive blooms.



Hedgehog Cactus
Title:
Hedgehog Cactus
Linen unused

Description:
Echinocactus belongs to a family containing many desirable forms for cultivation. Most species bear edible fruits, earning them the name "Strawberry Cactus."


Yucca In Bloom
Title:
Yucca In Bloom
Post Card (Undivided Back) unused



Giant Saguaro Cactus
Title:
Giant Saguaro Cactus
Chrome unused

Description:
Colorful sentinel of the desert, native to Arizona.


Palo Verdes And Sahuaro In Bloom
Title:
Palo Verdes And Sahuaro In Bloom
Linen unused

Description:
Central and southern Arizona is a riot of color during April, May and June. The Gaint Cactus has waxy white flowers, Palo Verde trees present a mass of glistening yellow, while other thorny desert plants blossom forth in brilliant red, purple, lemon yellow, and orange.



A Species Of Yucca In Bloom (Soap Weed)
Title:
A Species Of Yucca In Bloom (Soap Weed)
White Border PM 1905


Cresote Bush on the Desert
Title:
Cresote Bush on the Desert
Linen unused



Many Varieties of Cacti of the Southwest
Title:
Many Varieties of Cacti of the Southwest
Linen unused

Description:
The Southwest has many varieties of cacti peculiar to the Desert region only. It is strange that all vegetation has thorns as tho a protection against an enemy. Many sections have an abundance of brush or small trees, such as Palo Verde, mesquite, greasewood and sagebrush-all fortified with thorns.


The Three Sisters California Yucca in Bloom
Title:
The Three Sisters California Yucca in Bloom
Real Photo unused



Yucca Palms
Title:
Yucca Palms
Scenic Arizona (AZ), Divided Back unused


A Species of Yucca in Bloom
Title:
A Species of Yucca in Bloom
White Border unused



Yucca Palm Or Spanish Dagger
Title:
Yucca Palm Or Spanish Dagger
White Border unused


Ocotillo Cactus
Title:
Ocotillo Cactus
Linen unused

Description:
Fouquieria Splendens, also called Candlewood, Coach-whip Vine Cactus and Jacob's Staff, at times appears as dry sticks only. The rainy season causes it to flame with slender, brilliant red panicles of bloom. Many Southwestern hillsides are literally covered with this spiny shrub



Beavertail Cactus in Bloom
Title:
Beavertail Cactus in Bloom
PM 1943

Description:
This low spreading cactus of flat joints, bears no spines but tiny cushions of brownish hairlike spicules or ""stickers"". The brilliant magenta blossoms develop into reddish purple fruit, commonly called ""cactus apples"". This fruit, when the stickers are removed, is cooked with meat by the Indians, and made into ""cactus candy"" by the Mexicans


The World's Largest Cactus
Title:
The World's Largest Cactus
Real Photo PM 1942 Mar-12

Description:
This gigantic Sanhurro is taller than a three-story building. It has 52 arms and is estimated to weigh 10 tons.



Another of Arizona's Wonders
Title:
Another of Arizona's Wonders
Real Photo PM 1944 Feb-28


Giant Cactus
Title:
Giant Cactus
Real Photo PM 1944 Apr-8



Large Cactus
Title:
Large Cactus
Real Photo unused


Lone Desert Tree



Century Plant in Bloom


Cactus in the Desert



California Yuccas


Catcus Fruit
Title:
Catcus Fruit
California (CA), Divided Back unused

Description:
wonderful California Abundant cactus fruit as developed by Luther Burbank



Giant Sahuaro Cactus
Title:
Giant Sahuaro Cactus
Linen PM 1950 Mar-15

Description:
The blossom of this plant is the State Flower of Arizona and it is peculiar to the lower altitudes of Arizona, California and parts of New Mexico and Texas. In May and June the white blossoms appear, followed a month or two later by the bright red fruit, which when ripened is sweet and considered a great delicacy.


On the Mojave Desert, California and Arizona
Title:
On the Mojave Desert, California and Arizona
Divided Back



Boy outside large Cactus Grove in Mexico
Title:
Boy outside large Cactus Grove in Mexico
Real Photo unused


Cactus - The Flower of the Desert
Title:
Cactus - The Flower of the Desert
Divided Back unused



Lady Looks At Giant Joshua Trees
Title:
Lady Looks At Giant Joshua Trees
California (CA), Real Photo


Cacti and Desert Flora of the Great Southwest
Title:
Cacti and Desert Flora of the Great Southwest
Jumbo/Large Format unused



Berger's Prickly Pear
Title:
Berger's Prickly Pear
unused


Sunset on the Desert
Title:
Sunset on the Desert
Linen unused

Description:
Fantastic scenes, mirages, and sunsets of great beauty are rare charms of the desert. The great variety of cactus shown in this picture are, left to right - the cholla, bisnaga or nigger-head, ocatillo or devil's coach-whip, palmas or prickly-pear, giant sahuaro, and at the extreme right the barrell cactus. All are fortified with thorns as tho for the preservation of their lives - everything on the desert does battle for an existence



Date Gardens on the Desert
Title:
Date Gardens on the Desert
Linen unused


Giant Sahuaros, a road on the desert in Arizona
Title:
Giant Sahuaros, a road on the desert in Arizona
Arizona (AZ), Linen unused

Description:
Symbolic of the desert and all its mystery is the tall Sahuaro cactus. It is found in many varieties throughout southern Arizona. They attain heights to fifty feet and live 200 years. The blossom of this Giant Cactus, is the State Flower of Arizona Curt Teich & Co



Pipe Organ Cactus
Title:
Pipe Organ Cactus
Linen unused

Description:
Curt Teich & Co


Various Species of Cactus as Seen on the Desert
Title:
Various Species of Cactus as Seen on the Desert
Linen unused

Description:
Following the winter rainy season, which on the desert is of short duration and not plentiful but enough to moisten the dry as dust hillsides, changing the dullest browns to brilliant greens, giving promise of a gorgeous sight to be, when these small plants and shrubs shall bud and bloom, thus changing to a fairy garden scene this waste land called the desert



Many Varieties of Cacti of the Old Southwest
Title:
Many Varieties of Cacti of the Old Southwest
Linen unused

Description:
Tichnor Bros


Giant Cactus
Title:
Giant Cactus
Linen unused



Joshua Palms on the Desert
Title:
Joshua Palms on the Desert
Linen unused


Cactus Garden
Title:
Cactus Garden
California (CA), Post Card (Undivided Back) unused



Gila Monster
Title:
Gila Monster
Linen PM 1940 Feb-8

Description:
Gila Monster (pronounced heela monster). A vicious appearing reptile of the lizard family - a native of the hot desert regions of the Southwest and Old Mexico. It is said to be very poisonous, but as it is very lazy and slow of movement as well as non-aggressive, fatalities from its bite are seldom known. The brilliancy of its coloring is much like the hot sands and highly colored rocks of the desert J.H. Willis


World's Largest Sahuaro Cactus
Title:
World's Largest Sahuaro Cactus
Linen unused

Description:
The World's largest cactus, located in Papago-Sahuaro National Monument, Maricopa County is 43 feet tall, has 52 branches, and is over 200 years old



Sentinels of the Desert, Giant Cactus (Sahuaro)
Title:
Sentinels of the Desert, Giant Cactus (Sahuaro)
Linen unused


Various Species Of Cactus As Seen On The Desert
Title:
Various Species Of Cactus As Seen On The Desert
Linen unused

Description:
Series D-35,6A-H2321
Joshua Tree,Spanish Bayonet,Barrel,Nigger-Head,Prickly Pear,Cholla,Pin Cushion,Sotol,Sahuaro,Mescal,Buckhorn,Beaver Tril,Ocotillo,Rainbow,Heoge Hog,Fish Hook. Following the winter rainly season,which on the desert is of short duration and not plentiful but enough to moisten the dry as dust hillsides,changing the dullest browns to brilliant greens,giving promise of a gorgeous sight to be,when these small plants and shurbs shall bud and bloom,thus changing to a fairy garden scene this waste land called the desert



Giant Sahuaros on Road on the Arizona Desert
Title:
Giant Sahuaros on Road on the Arizona Desert
Scenic Arizona (AZ), Linen unused

Description:
Symbols of the desert and all its mystery is the tall Sahuaro cactus. It is found in many varieties throughout southern Arizona. They attain heights to fifty feet and live 200 years. the blossom of the Giant Cactus is the State Flower of Arizona


Giant, Sahuaros, a Road on the Desert in Arizona
Title:
Giant, Sahuaros, a Road on the Desert in Arizona
Arizona (AZ), Linen PM 1940 May-27

Description:
Symbolic of the desert and all its mystery is the tall Sahuaro cactus. It is found in many varieties throughout southern Arizona. They attain heights to fifty feet and live 200 years. The blossom of this Giant Cactus, is the State Flower of Arizona



In A California Cactus Garden, Stanford University
Title:
In A California Cactus Garden, Stanford University
Divided Back PM 1912 Mar-22

Description:
Series 2173


In The Cactus Garden
Title:
In The Cactus Garden
Divided Back PM 1911 Sep-05

Description:
Series 2174



A Cactus Park In California
Title:
A Cactus Park In California
California (CA), Divided Back PM 1907 Sep-03

Description:
Series 657


Typical Palm Scene In California
Title:
Typical Palm Scene In California
Linen unused



Saguaro Cactus In Saguaro Nat'l Monument
Title:
Saguaro Cactus In Saguaro Nat'l Monument
Arizona (AZ), Real Photo PM 1947 Sep-17


High Way As Seen The Joshuas
Title:
High Way As Seen The Joshuas
Real Photo unused



Ocotillo In Bloom On The Desert
Title:
Ocotillo In Bloom On The Desert
Linen unused


Cactus In Bloom
Title:
Cactus In Bloom
Linen unused



In A Sahuaro Forest
Title:
In A Sahuaro Forest
Arizona (AZ), Linen unused

Description:
Located in the sheltered foothills of the Tanque Verde Mountains, an area set aside by the government for the preservation of the giant cactus. The habitat of the Sahuaro is confined to a limited area of Southern Arizona and Northern Mexico. In this particular park over 1,200 varieties of cactus abound and the finest growth of giant cactus to be found in the world.


Ocotillo Cactus
Title:
Ocotillo Cactus
Linen unused



Ocotillo In Bloom On The Desert
Title:
Ocotillo In Bloom On The Desert
Linen PM 1940 Jul-24


Sentinels Of The Desert, Giant Cactus (Sahuaro)
Title:
Sentinels Of The Desert, Giant Cactus (Sahuaro)
Linen unused

Description:
Nothing can quite describe the mysterious beauty of the Sahuaro in silhouette against the sunset of the desert sky



Yucca Palm Or Spanish Dagger
Title:
Yucca Palm Or Spanish Dagger
Linen unused


A Few Varieties Of Desert Cacti
Title:
A Few Varieties Of Desert Cacti
Linen PM 1948 Jan-21

Description:
Ocotillo, Yucca, Spanish Bayonet, Sahuaro, Joshua Tree, Mescal, Cholla, Barrel, Pincushion, Beaver Tail, Rainbow, Buckhourn, Prickly Pear, Hedge Hog, Nigger Head.



Springtime On The Desert In Arizona
Title:
Springtime On The Desert In Arizona
Arizona (AZ), Linen unused


A California Cactus Garden
Title:
A California Cactus Garden
Divided Back PM 1911 Jun-02



A Few Varieties Of Desert Cacti
Title:
A Few Varieties Of Desert Cacti
Linen PM 1935 Nov-23

Description:
Ocatillo, Yucca, Cholla, Spanish Bayonet, Sahuaro, Joshua tree, Mescal, Hedge Hog, Barrel, Pincushion, Beaver tail, Rainbow, Buckhourn, Nigger Head.


A Few Varieties Of Desert Cacti
Title:
A Few Varieties Of Desert Cacti
Linen PM 1943 Apr-12

Description:
Ocotillo, Yucca, Spanish Bayonet, Sahuaro, Joshua Tree, Mescal, Barrel Pincushion, Cholla, Beaver tail, Rainbow, Buckhorn, Prickly Pear, Hedge Hog, Nigger Head.



Joshua Cactus Trees In Red Rock Canyon
Title:
Joshua Cactus Trees In Red Rock Canyon
California (CA), Linen unused


Magnificent Waxlike Bloom Of The Joshua Tree
Title:
Magnificent Waxlike Bloom Of The Joshua Tree
California (CA), Linen unused

Description:
The dazzling white bloom of the Joshua Tree, or Tree Yucca, does not appear every year but varies according to the temperature and moisture.



Verbena In Bloom On The Desert
Title:
Verbena In Bloom On The Desert
California (CA), Linen unused


A Few Varieties Of Desert Cacti
Title:
A Few Varieties Of Desert Cacti
Linen PM 1942 Jul-17



Many Varieties Of Cacti Of The Southwest
Title:
Many Varieties Of Cacti Of The Southwest
Linen unused

Description:
The Southwest has many varieties of cacti peculiar to the Desert region only. It is strange that all vegetation has thorns as tho a protection against an enemy. Many sections have an abundance of brush or small trees, such as Palo Verde, mesquite, greasewood and sagebrush-all fortified with thorns.


Ocotillo And Cholla Teddy Bear Cactus
Title:
Ocotillo And Cholla Teddy Bear Cactus
Linen unused

Description:
The Ocotillo or Coach Whip Cactus is peculiar to the desert regions of Arizona, New Mexico and Texas. During spring and early summer red blooms appear. The Cholla or "jumping cactus" shown beside it is so soft and fuzzy looking that it is often called the "Teddy Bear." The unwary stroller on the desert is due for a pained surprise, however, the moment he gets near it, for the bunches of sharp spines have a habit of dropping of or attaching themselves to any object that every so slightly touches it!



The Pincushion Cactus
Title:
The Pincushion Cactus
Divided Back unused

Description:
The flower of the desert


A Cactus Garden
Title:
A Cactus Garden
Divided Back PM 1941 Jun-09



A Giant Cactus
Title:
A Giant Cactus
Divided Back unused


California Date Palms
Title:
California Date Palms
California (CA), Divided Back unused



Giant Cactus
Title:
Giant Cactus
Arizona (AZ), Divided Back PM 1917 May-07

Description:
An Arizona Wonder, Giant Cactus.


Joshua Palm
Title:
Joshua Palm
Post Card (Undivided Back) unused

Description:
The Joshua Palm



A Giant Cactus
Title:
A Giant Cactus
Post Card (Undivided Back) PM 1907 May-01


Spanish Bayonet
Title:
Spanish Bayonet
Post Card (Undivided Back) PM 1906 Aug-31



A Desert Sillhouette
Title:
A Desert Sillhouette
Linen unused

Description:
Typical of the Arizona panorama are the vast reaches of desert ,and its picturesque regged mountains.


Pipe Organ Cactus
Title:
Pipe Organ Cactus
Linen PM 1943



"Watermelon Tree" ,Freak Sahuaro ,Giant Cactus
Title:
"Watermelon Tree" ,Freak Sahuaro ,Giant Cactus
Linen unused

Description:
This odd looking Sahuaro is said to be the only known one of its kind in existence .It stands near the entrance to the Sahuaro National Monument in Arizona


Cactus In Bloom
Title:
Cactus In Bloom
Linen unused



Giant Sahuaros Cactus
Title:
Giant Sahuaros Cactus
Arizona (AZ), Linen


Green Swallowtail Butterfly And Prickly Cactus
Title:
Green Swallowtail Butterfly And Prickly Cactus
Linen PM 1965

Description:
From Series 5 Originated by Betty Carnes Executed in Water Color by Roger Tory Peterson Approved by American Nature, Association



Barrel Cactus
Title:
Barrel Cactus
Linen unused

Description:
Ferocactus Wizlizeni is known by many names and grows to a height of ten feet and weighs up; to a ton. Different varieties will vary in the color of the blossoms


Ocotillo And Saguaro Cactus
Title:
Ocotillo And Saguaro Cactus
Linen unused

Description:
Ocotillo, sometimes called Candlewood, coach Whip or Jacob's Staff, has long springy profusely-barbed stems bearing showy clusters of flame-red blossoms. The Giant Cactus, Saguaro or saguaro, reaches 40 to 50 feet in height. Its blossoms are waxen white, while the fruit which follows is bright red, somewhat like a pomegranate though pear shaped.



Strawberry Or Hedgehog Cactus
Title:
Strawberry Or Hedgehog Cactus
Linen unused

Description:
The world's prickliest plants produce the softest and loveliest blooms, and the desert in spring is a profusion of color, a sight ling to be remembered.


Signal Peak In The Guadalupe Mountains
Title:
Signal Peak In The Guadalupe Mountains
Linen unused

Description:
On the Carlsbad Caverns Highway. Stories of early days tell that the Indians built their signal fires on this peak, hence the name. It is the highest point in Texas, 8751 feet, and is just across the New Mexico line on the highways to Van Horn and El Paso from the Carlsbad Caverns. The desert cacti are native to the region.



Giant Sahuaro Cactus
Title:
Giant Sahuaro Cactus
Linen unused


Varieties Of Desert Cactus
Title:
Varieties Of Desert Cactus
Linen unused



Many Varieties Of Cacti Of The Southwest
Title:
Many Varieties Of Cacti Of The Southwest
Linen unused

Description:
The Southwest has many varieties of cacti peculiar to the Desert region only, It is strange that all vegetation has thorns as tho a protection against an enemy. Many sections have an abundance of brush of small trees, such as Palo Verde, mesquite, greasewood and sagebrush - all fortified with thorns.


Sentinels Of The Desert
Title:
Sentinels Of The Desert
Linen unused

Description:
Giant Cactus (Sahuaro)



An Grove Of Coconut Palms
Title:
An Grove Of Coconut Palms
Divided Back unused


A Garden Of Travelers Palm
Title:
A Garden Of Travelers Palm
Divided Back PM 1916



Cucumber cactus
Title:
Cucumber cactus
White Border unused

Description:
The deserts of Arizona are not monotonous or lifeless - but are picturesque and beautiful. Plant life is not wanting. The Saguaro cactus is plentiful, towering to a height of 30 to 60 feet. The cucumber cactus is fiercely thorny with crimson flowers and a fruit which contains an edible seedy pulp of pleasant flavor. The yucca cactus has large cream colored flowers which are very beautiful.


A Smoke Tree On The Desert
Title:
A Smoke Tree On The Desert
Mesa Arizona (AZ), Linen PM 1946



Yucca in Bloom in California
Title:
Yucca in Bloom in California
Linen PM 1948

Description:
The Yucca with its beautiful panicle of waxen bells is a familiar sight in the foothills of California. "God's Candle," as it vas named by the early Californians, grows from six to ten feet tall and the unique wood is often used for novelties.


Sahuaro Cactus On The Desert
Title:
Sahuaro Cactus On The Desert
Linen unused



Panini
Title:
Panini
Linen PM 1941


A Few Varieties of Desert Cacti
Title:
A Few Varieties of Desert Cacti
Linen PM 1951

Description:
A few of the most commonly seen varieties of desert cacti. In the spring and early summer many of these and others are covered with blooms of almost every hue and color making an unforgettable sight. 1. Opuntia (Prickly Pear) 2.Sahuaro (Giant Cactus) 3. Cholla 4. Rainbow 5. Nigger Head 6. Beaver Tail 7. Ocotillo 8. Mescal 9. Pipe Organ 10. Barrel Cactus 11. Harem Cactus 12. Buckhorn Cactus 13. Joshua 14. Yucca



Desert Flora of the Southwest
Title:
Desert Flora of the Southwest
Linen unused

Description:
Typical of the Arizona panorama are the vast reaches of desert, and its picturesque rugged mountains


Shadows of Evening on the Desert
Title:
Shadows of Evening on the Desert
Linen unused



Sentinels of the Desert, Giant Cactus (Sahuaro)
Title:
Sentinels of the Desert, Giant Cactus (Sahuaro)
Linen unused

Description:
Nothing can quite describe the mysterious beauty of the Sahuaro in silhouette against the sunset of the desert sky


Smoke Trees on the Desert
Title:
Smoke Trees on the Desert
Linen unused

Description:
Salton Sea. 260 Feet Below Sea Level, In the Distance, Here, at the lowest point on the North American continent, 260 feet below sea level, is a panorama of utter desolation, only slightly relieved by the ever present smoke tree



The Curious Traveler's Palm of Florida
Title:
The Curious Traveler's Palm of Florida
Linen PM 1947

Description:
The Traveler's Palm is a member of the banana family, and a native of Madagascar. It was so named from the fact that its leaf-stalks store refreshing water for the thirsty traveller. Natives use its leaves for thatching huts and its seeds are edible


Yuccas in Bloom
Title:
Yuccas in Bloom
Linen PM 1941



Giant Cactus
Title:
Giant Cactus
Linen unused

Description:
45 feet in Height


Joshua Trees and Desert Sands
Title:
Joshua Trees and Desert Sands
Linen unused

Description:
THE JOSHUAS"" or ""PRAYING TREES"" are found throughout the desert sections of the Southwest. The coarse fibrous limbs growing in unusual grotesque shapes bear bunches of dagger-like leaves





Total: 200 Items