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Beavertail Cactus

Posted by
Steve Rice (Olympia, United States) on 8 April 2018 in Plant & Nature.

Back closer to the trailhead, this pretty little cactus was blooming. Although the prime cactus blooming time was later, lots of these cacti were blooming as well as some others.

Super Bloom 2017
Anza-Borrego Desert State Park
Borrego Springs, California, USA
Part of The Great American West series.

Marie from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

MAGNIFIQUES flowers. I love cactus flowers Steve. They remind me those whom I saw in the desert in Arizona

8 Apr 2018 5:12am

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Magnifique fleur, toujours de très belles fleurs ces cactus.

8 Apr 2018 5:50am

Martine from France

Jolies fleurs de cactus.

8 Apr 2018 6:00am

Devi from Chennai, India

wow..a superb capture here.
Lovely details here :)

8 Apr 2018 6:08am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Amazing, beautiful.

8 Apr 2018 6:17am

Jaya from Trieste, Italy

beautiful image Steve !

8 Apr 2018 8:16am

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

Nice capture of this natural gift.

8 Apr 2018 9:00am

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Mervielleuses fleurs de catus toute rose quelle vue et cpatage quelrendu avec lesépines sueprbe

8 Apr 2018 9:09am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Wonderfully blooming !!

8 Apr 2018 9:13am

Gérard from Allauch, France

Very beautiful and in more without thorn!! I already pricked myself buttocks, by wanting to photograph it!

8 Apr 2018 9:15am

Sam from Chennai, India

Gorgeous colours and details. Excellent. :)

8 Apr 2018 9:22am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Wonderful capture of the blooming !

8 Apr 2018 10:35am

badtgv from provence, France


8 Apr 2018 12:12pm

Don from Spokane, United States

An excellent picture of this cactus blossom. Impressive shot.

8 Apr 2018 12:26pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Beautiful cactus bloom. The pink ones are always my favorite.

8 Apr 2018 12:51pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

I love seeing the contrast of a cactus in bloom!

8 Apr 2018 1:08pm

Kyu from Kyoto, Japan

Wonderful capture of lovely blossoms.

8 Apr 2018 2:01pm

Existence Artistique from Angers, France


8 Apr 2018 4:07pm

Anna Cherer from LA ROCHELLE, France

Beautiful flowers of cactus ! I like the contrast between textures and colors !

8 Apr 2018 4:25pm

mo.langel from Courtelary, Switzerland

Beautiful composition and colors!

8 Apr 2018 5:23pm

Mireille T. from Ribérac, France

Gorgeous flowers! These cacti are beautiful!

8 Apr 2018 5:41pm

willy from Belgium

de très jolies fleurs de cactus...Steve


8 Apr 2018 5:54pm

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

This must have been beautiful to see. I have never seen a cactus actually blooming in the desert. It must be gorgeous! The color is spectacular!

8 Apr 2018 10:06pm

Denny Jump from Bellevue, WA, United States

So Beautiful! And yah, 2017!! you got the Good Blossom season!!

9 Apr 2018 1:10am

Diana from Olympia, United States


9 Apr 2018 3:10am

Ehsan Hemmati from Kermanshah, Iran

They are beautiful.

9 Apr 2018 6:24am

omid from mashhad, Iran

Amazing & lovely!

9 Apr 2018 9:35am

sherri from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

so very pretty !

9 Apr 2018 9:39pm