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Help with desert garden plant identification

The first image is a Cholla cactus. The yellow fruits are edible and so are the flower buds. The second does look like a yucca plant, possibly yucca rigida based on the morphology and SW America ...
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Can my cactus that broke from its roots be saved?

I don't know where you live or what the temperatures are, they can be saved if the temperature is a little warmer. Though some species of them can tolerate harsh cold too. Here is the procedure that I ...
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Why is my cactus purple?

From my personal experience with succulents + cacti, I run into this presentation when my plants are/experience: too thirsty. Waiting too long between watering can stress out the plants and give them ...
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Is my fairy castle cactus infected with a fungus?

Looks like a rot to me. Yes, for sure it is mold. Cactuses aren't meant to be left thriving in such a rich compost based medium, they prefer sandy soils with ample drainage. They can survive with too ...
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What are these brown spots on my cactus? Are they normal or?

Nope, that is not normal at all. I am sorry to say that this looks like a rot to me, and probably it has spread out a lot. Though I have not faced such severe case of rot, still it looks like it had ...
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Can anyone identify this mushroom?

Not sure which type of mushroom it is, but yes, you will have imported its mycelium (kind of like its roots) with the soil you added, and this is the fruiting body. You will likely get more mushrooms ...
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Is there any chance for this cactus?

Repot it in a bigger (deeper)pot Bury a little more of the trunk and put it vertical, use a stick or other support to keep it vertical and do not overwater. It looks like a Euphorbia boranensis but ...
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