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'Opus Cactus' Returns, Care of Momix at the Joyce Theater - New York Times

New York Times
Deserts aren't necessarily deserted — they can be crowded with fantastic flora and fauna. Moses Pendleton knows how to make theatrical deserts bloom in his “Opus Cactus,” which his company, Momix, is reviving at the Joyce Theater on Tuesday, June 27.

Popularity of Mezcal is on the Rise - Roanoke Times

Roanoke Times
Everyone knows mezcal. The liquor is made from a type of cactus which has a worm that contains hallucinogenic mescaline included in the bottle. Although that might appeal to some, most of the previous statement is patently false. Given that mezcal is ...

Cardon cactus, Pachycereus pringlei

Atlanta - United States

Notes on the Cardon.

Pachycereus pringlei: Cardon
United Kingdom

Much information and photographs of this cactus growing in its desert home.

United States

Plant physiological ecology, ecosystem ecology and biodiversity of eukaryotic microbes in soils.

United States

Information on Kanzacam and two photographs.

United States

Photograph and information on this species.

Cactus Museum
United States

Photos and notes for many species from a cactus grower in Tucson, Arizona.

Looking at a Cactus with the QX5 Microscope
United States

Rudolf Baumueller turns his microscope on the cactus, Opuntia, and produces a photographic study of the plant.

Prickly Pear Cactus
United States

Information on these cacti with photographs and descriptions of several species found in Arizona.

Cactus Wren (Campylorhynchus brunneicapillus)
United States

Describes the range, physical traits, food habits, and behavior of this bird. With photos and sound recordings.

Cactoblastis cactorum: Cactus Moth
United States

Provides photographs and a description of this moth, its distribution, biology, economic importance and management.

Cactoblastis cactorum: Cactus Moth
United States

Photographs of this species and information on its taxonomy, description, habitat and distribution, life history, community biology, physical tolerances, ecology and invasive information.