These cactus can live for several hundred years. when reaching around 75 years they will grow thier famous arms!
Best blooms are good after winter rains and usually April/May are good months to view them.
This cactus was found outside of Tucson,AZ.
Saguaro with Cactus Wren
This Saguaro is the perfect lookout perch for this little guy,a lonely cactus wren!
Photo taken at Sierra Blanca, Texas
Moon Over Tucson
Full moon over Tucson Mountain Park.
this was taken at the Gilbert Ray County Park,Tucson,AZ.
Double Rainbow-Double Lucky !
A double rainbow after one heck of a good storm @Hudspeth County,Texas
Sierra Blanca Mountain
this is a view of Sierra Blanca Mountain in Hudspeth County,Texas.
Double Lightning Strike
We don't see too many of these strikes!!
Yucca Double Blossoms
Yucca's are tough survivors in this pretty barren desert! The blooms are velvety white and they are edible!!
The Crows Nest
I really love the crows ! They make a happy home wherever they can! trees are few and far between in this Texas desert!!
A Family of Wild Horses
Mom,Baby and Dad!! The little one is very hungry as Mom and Dad graze!!
There Must be Food Out There
This lonely bird is surveying the cove.
@Rio Grande River,New Mexico
It gets windy in New Mexico as this tree was formed by the winds. @Valley of Fire,New Mexico
Do you see what I see?
Found this lava lizard in New Mexico!
Can you guess where?
Catching the Big One at the Lake
Can't have a better time than relaxing at the lake!! He has his pole set for the big one,,,,Let's hope it is not the one that gets away!!!
The Rabbit Ears
This beautiful mountain is near Las Cruces, New Mexico.
The Organ Mountains.
Lobo Momma Cow and the Orphan
The calf that is nursing belongs to Momma Cow...the other is a little newborn orphan!! Yes....the little calf was adopted!!
Cactus Wren on Her Nest
I am not sure if this is Mom or Pop...they took nesting turns!!!!
Photo taken near Tucson,Arizona
Good Bye Summer
This little visitor stopped in Tucson,AZ. on his way south!!
He chirped a lovely song to the ending of summer.
See ya next year!!!
The Rainbow and the Ocotillo
A rainbow peeks through the ocotillo after a summer monsoon rain.
Near Three Points AZ.