Posted by Newt on February 21, 2003 at 20:11:18:
In Reply to: origins of cacti posted by Sharon Rushin on February 20, 2003 at 08:01:15:
: I have been told that cacti are native to the Americas only - is this true?
Yes, it is true. That would include Canada, Central and South America as well as the US.
I did a search at www.google.com and put in quotes with a plus sign like this: "cacti" + "native to" and got over 4600 hits. Here's one that should be helpful.