Desert Biome

The driest biome of them all!

Types of Plants

The types of plants in he desert are special to the biome that they live in. These plants tend to not need very much water, due to the dry climate of the desert. Some of the plants in the desert include:

  • Cactus
  • Assorted Bushes
  • The Joshua Tree
  • The Yucca

Types of Animals

There is a diverse population of animals in the desert. Some of the animals you may find there are:

  • Different Species of Lizards
  • Bobcats
  • Rattlesnakes (along with other types as well)
  • Tortoises
  • Owls
  • Antelopes
  • Toads


The climate in the desert is very dry with a different range of temperatures. For instance during the day the temperature range from 80 to 100 degrees, but at night they may be down in the low fourties!


Deserts are usually located around 15 to 20 degrees around the equator, along with other dry area of the world.