FLORA FRIDAY- CACTI

April 24, 07 Osprey, flowers, hawks 017

Opunti erinacea

Cholla bigelovii - Joshua Tree N M - July, 1986

Opuntia polyacantha - East of Pasco - 1982 -0003

Echinocecrus mohavensis & Purshia glandulosa

 

Barrel Cacti & B Daverport, Pena Blanka, AZ

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14 Responses to FLORA FRIDAY- CACTI

  1. I’m pretty sure I had one like your top purple cactus, or it was a member of the same family. Some people referred to it as the Easter Cactus, and others the Christmas Cactus as that was when it usually flowered. I took umpteen successful cuttings. but I can’t for the life of me remember what happened to the original.

  2. Yes, I would would say they are members of the same family, but is is a desert plant and the Christmas/Easteri are both from the jungle. I have been wanti g to get another cutting or plant of later.
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  3. Cee Neuner says:

    Beautiful cactus flowers and photo. Be careful around those cactus they can be dangerous!!!! 😀

  4. bmary8222 says:

    Wow, great pictures.

  5. Wow wonderful colors and flowers. I love the spring flowers. The cacti are beautiful!

  6. Wonderful photos particularly the last one with you standing beside that enormous cactus! That made me smile. 🙂

  7. Amy says:

    Beautiful cactus flowers! Great captures. 🙂

  8. What delightful shots of these amazing flowering cacti, Betty-Louise!
    Thanks for taking part in the Floral Friday Fotos meme. I look forward to your contribution this week.

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