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Prickly Pear

Posted by
Steve Rice (Olympia, United States) on 30 March 2014 in Plant & Nature.

Tonto Natural Bridge

HBHG from Tehran, Iran

Very nice.
Great shot.

30 Mar 2014 7:49am

PATRICK from miramas, France

superbes ces cactus

30 Mar 2014 8:06am

maedeh ashrafi from hamedan, Iran

very nice shot!
Lovely view!

30 Mar 2014 8:46am

Gerard1948 from Spain

Wonderful, excellent view of the cactus. The photo is very beautiful with a superb composition.
Have a good Sunday.

30 Mar 2014 9:55am

Devi from Chennai, India

Beautiful capture of this cactus.. I can see a couple of buds in the plant on the left...the rocks and the grass and the plants give a beautiful image here:)

30 Mar 2014 10:55am

@Devi: Those are the fruit called 'tuna'.

J.R. from Urasoe City, Japan

Super, great perspective

30 Mar 2014 11:39am

Dokmateo from Madrid, Spain

Cool shot and framing!

30 Mar 2014 11:44am

Etsu from Kyoto, Japan

Wonderful shot ! Nice framing and colors. Have a nice Sunday, Steve. :)

30 Mar 2014 12:12pm

Daryl Johnson from Worcester Park, United Kingdom

Lovely specimens!

30 Mar 2014 12:53pm

Shiva from Berwick, Canada

And its a big one, Steve, must be not too funny to come to sit in it !!!!
Great capture --- I love the details of your tour ....
Kindest regards Monika

30 Mar 2014 1:33pm

Don from Spokane, United States

A fine shot to look at the caucus and bad one to experience! :-)

30 Mar 2014 2:26pm

Kyu from Kyoto, Japan

Wonderful capture of cactuses. I like the excellent composition.

30 Mar 2014 2:37pm

Focales from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Beautiful cactus

30 Mar 2014 3:39pm

Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

A place to sit unwise :)

This fruits here called "Moorish figs"

30 Mar 2014 4:57pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Amazing how they grow through the rocky surface - lovely capture

30 Mar 2014 5:26pm

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland


30 Mar 2014 5:50pm

Sam from Chennai, India

Beautiful capture of these Tuna and rocks. Great frame. :)

30 Mar 2014 5:52pm

jean pierre from paris, France

aille ça pique!! amitiés

30 Mar 2014 6:42pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice shot
with beautiful composition, colors, lighting & details!
very good title! :)

30 Mar 2014 8:14pm

Baldwin Vandewalle from Bejuma, Venezuela

We call these purple fruits "tuna"(not the fish) and people say they are really tasty, but I don't eat them :-))
A prickly image with wonderful colors and textures !!!

30 Mar 2014 10:04pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

very nicely done

30 Mar 2014 10:46pm

Diana from Olympia, United States

So fine!

31 Mar 2014 1:00am

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

SDuperbe vue de ces cactus quelle compo merveilleux.

31 Mar 2014 2:45am

Anina Botes from Auckland, New Zealand

I haven't seen one of these for years! I just love their fruit.

31 Mar 2014 6:54am

L'angevine from Angers, France

intéressant cadrage

31 Mar 2014 8:01am

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Excellent shot. If any plant can survive here, this one is it!

1 Apr 2014 9:19am

Japanalia from Yokohama, Japan

The row of cactus plants makes a nice decoration for the brown rock, as if it were a necklace...

4 Apr 2014 2:11pm