This web browser is not supported. Use Chrome, Edge, Safari, or Firefox for best results.

Find clues for any answer, or answers that match a pattern

Search options:

Sort finds:
Answer length:
Examples using the [Search] button:
Find all clues for a single word ELOPE
Use ? for single letter in pattern P??CH
Use * for any number of letters (including zero) CR*Y
Use $c for any consonant, or $v for any vowel $c$c???$v$v
Square brackets for any enclosed letter [QJXZ]????
Hyphen for range of letters [X-Z]?????
Use ^ to negate specified letters [^A-W]*[^RSTLE]

Click here for detailed information, including OneLook and Regex options.

Enter a word, pattern, or phrase:

27 total results for CACTUS   ( score: 50 )

13 results for CACTUS from Shortz Era puzzles:
Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
Mon Oct 19, 20205DPrickly plantFred Piscop
Wed Nov 27, 201327APrickly oneJules P. Markey
Sun Mar 31, 201376ALow-maintenance potted plantCaleb Madison
Mon Oct 3, 201122DBit of desert floraStanley Newman
Thu Sep 3, 200922ADesert water sourceC. W. Stewart
Wed Mar 22, 200626APeyote is oneJim Hyres
Mon Aug 1, 200546DIt has points in Arizona (2)Kendall Twigg
Sat Aug 7, 20041AXerophytePatrick Berry
Sat Oct 5, 20021DNatural stickerDonald E. West
Sat Aug 3, 20021AStickerPatrick Berry
Mon Mar 18, 20021DIt has points in Arizona (2)John Greenman
Mon Mar 23, 199828DSaguaroRandall J. Hartman
Thu Jan 29, 19986DPrickly pear, e.g.Frances Hansen
14 results for CACTUS from pre-Shortz puzzles:
Thu Aug 8, 19915DSaguaro, e.g.Patricia A. CevaalMaleska
Sat Dec 17, 19837AOld-man ___, Mexican plantBrett A. BlaylockMaleska
Sat Jun 25, 19831AMescal is onePeter SwiftMaleska
Wed Nov 30, 197726AMescal or prickly pearLouis BaronMaleska
Sun Aug 7, 197790DPrickly plantFrances HansenMaleska
Sat Oct 13, 197326DDesert growthUnknownWeng
Fri Jul 28, 197239ASaguaroUnknownWeng
Wed Jan 1, 196451APlant of the Southwest.UnknownFarrar
Wed Apr 26, 196145DSaguaro or cholla.UnknownFarrar
Thu Dec 8, 196049DMescal.UnknownFarrar
Mon Feb 23, 195949DPlant of the desert.Herman KeldFarrar
Fri Sep 10, 19545DDesert plant.S. A. KayFarrar
Sun Aug 7, 194940AGarner's nickname, ___ Jack.Alice McKinleyFarrar
Sun Jan 25, 19481DSource of Arizona's State Flower.Willard N. JordanFarrar