Growing Cacti and Succulents (Planned)


The Cactus of Colorado

By: Don and Donnie Barnett

Summary: Complete guide to the Cactus flora of Colorado. 24 species and varieties, including 2 new species with range maps and taxonomic keys. Over 270 pictures and diagrams including technical taxonomic species comparisons with text and photos. History of Colorado botanist, vegetation, overview of ecological regions and life zones. Where to view cactus in protected public lands. Cultural uses and history of cactus uses. Biological controls including insects and fungal diseases. Cactus cultivars and where to buy locally.