A cactus, a spiky plant that grows in very dry regions. Depicted as a light-green saguaro cactus with two side arms covered in spines.
May be used to represent various succulents, deserts, Southwestern culture, or the Wild West.
WhatsApp’s cactus is topped with three red flowers.
Cactus was approved as part of Unicode 6.0 in 2010 and added to Emoji 1.0 in 2015.