Just some shots from yesterday
Mammillaria huitzilopochtli blooming for the first time – native to a very narrow range in the state of Oaxaca, Mexico. When younger this plants spines resembled a peacock in pattern and colors.
Fruit of AZ “Queen of the Night”
Black Crowned Night Herons
bookending fences this morning…
Thelocactus bicolor “Glory of Texas”
Including one just beginning to form its cephallium (the cap in “Turks cap”).