Visionary Cactus Guide
Apical - Apex, the uppermost part, tip.
Arborescent- Tree-like in character.
Areole- A small specialized area where spines are produced.
Axil - Angle at which a leaf joins its stem.
Clavate - Club-like or club shaped.
Diurnal - During the daytime.
Indefinite - Slight, barely noticeable.
Globus - Spherical, round.
Globular - Round, spherical.
Glochida - A cluster of many small bristles, usually mound shaped.
Hydroponic - Growing in a water/nutrient solution without soil.
Ramified - To divide into branches.
Stomates- An epidermal pore for gas exchange.
Tubercles - A stem projection bearing an Areole
Tuberculate- Having tubercles
Umbricated - Having a cup-like depression.
Vegetative reproduction - Propagation by cuttings, grafts.