Houk writes an illuminating account of these plants--exploring natural history secrets and Native American folklore, ancient culinary and medicinal uses, and current conservation issues. Nature photographer George Huey richly illustrates the jewel-like splendor and exotic drama of the wild cactus in more than 60 full-color photos.

Wild Cactus 1996, Artisan Publishers, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9781885183200