Nature, Writing, Photography - Celebrating the Positive
beyond the obvious
Photos taken at Phoenix Botanic Garden
Wow Barb, you are literally only a few miles away from my house! Beautiful photos of cacti at the Desert Botanical Gardens. Enjoy your time here with girlfriends! It shouldn't be too hot this weekend; only low to mid 90s....perfect :-)
Really amazing Barb. I love Cacti. I have a big flowering one in my yard. It is going to bloom any time now! Love Di ♥
that is so cool!
Love these cacti images Barb. That first one really rocks. Carol
I, too, love the cacti and succulents...how they survive and even prosper in such difficult environments is a great lesson for all of us. Love your photos. The most viewed photo I have on my Flickr site is a succulent that has been picked up for use by school groups, Google Images and viewed nearly 2,000 times...that is the power of these plucky survivors!
Special, how you approach the same plant from different angles.Greetings,Filip
Beautiful back lighting on the first image. It is amazing to see the variety in nature.
With eyes wide open you have found many perspectives. Indeed wonder lives! I hope your trip was/is fantastic. xo teri
Cacti are beautiful in their own unique way! From a purely pragmatic standpoint, don't get too close when you focus on that top one (not that I would know about that from personal experience or anything ;>)
Everything has its own beauty. Even a plant with all the thorns, the cacti shots are pretty especially the first one is great.Hope you Have a fantastic week ahead Barb:)
I always find a dose of beautiful wisdom and perspective with each visit. thank you for that. the photos are beautiful too. happy week to you Barb. take good care now.
Wisdom and beauty - such a stunning combination!
Wow, that is one amazin' plant and picture...both stars!!!Have a wonderfully blessed day sweetie!!! :o)
magical Barb, absolutely!
The little thorny star edges on the last cactus are delightful.
Pure wonder and utterly magical.
Beyond the focus...deep sigh...and that wonder lives (what IS it?) makes my heart smile, Barb.
Stunning. Love this!
Have a fabulous Sunday Barb:)
impressive! is this one of those cactus from which you can extract liquid to drink when you are in the dessert and no water is available?
Your comments are always one good thing for me!