Tag Archives: cactus
Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, Arizona, USA.
Snow in the desert is unexpected and makes for surprising sights. Truth or Consequences, New Mexico, USA.
Cholla does such wonderful poses in the light. I cannot resist taking its photo.
Nothing like back-lighting to accentuate the spines on cholla. Cholla cactus, Bluewater State Park, New Mexico, USA.
At least, I think that was what this was called. It’s over 2′ in diameter and so nicely round. Here’s a long view towards Lawson’s Spring with lots of these on the hillside. Oliver Lee Memorial State Park, New Mexico, … Continue reading
This old piece of cactus pad has rooted and is now sprouting new pads. I love the tenacity of desert plants. Oliver Lee SP, New Mexico, USA.
Valley of Fires, New Mexico, USA.
Just the left over skin of the prickly pear fruit.
How hungry would you have to be? Probably javelina hungry. Near Truth or Consequences, New Mexico, USA.
Truth or Consequences, New Mexico, USA.
A hand-painted sign with cholla embellishment. Hillsboro, New Mexico, USA.
Handmade metal pink flamingo teasing the cholla. Hillsboro, New Mexico, USA.