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Crown of Blossoms

Posted by
Steve Rice (Olympia, United States) on 18 April 2018 in Plant & Nature.

A Desert Barrel Cactus in bloom along the Cactus Loop Trail.

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

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badtgv from provence, France

splendide compo

18 Apr 2018 5:30am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Awesome crown.

18 Apr 2018 5:34am

Marie from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Beautiful yellow crown.

18 Apr 2018 5:35am

Pascale MD from Occitanie, France

Elles sont magnifiques ces petites fleurs en couronnes.
Bonne journée Steve

18 Apr 2018 5:52am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

So complex . . a joy to see.

18 Apr 2018 7:06am

Gérard from Allauch, France

I prefer this one rather than that of J.C

18 Apr 2018 7:13am

Anna Cherer from LA ROCHELLE, France

A beautiful arrangement in crown ! that also reminds me a nest !

18 Apr 2018 7:14am

Martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

Une belle composition florale!

18 Apr 2018 7:55am

mo.langel from Courtelary, Switzerland

Beautiful Crown of Blossoms!

18 Apr 2018 8:40am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Wow, great close up shot !!!

18 Apr 2018 9:30am

mvdfotokraam from Netherlands

A wonderful Natur-crown

18 Apr 2018 11:04am

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Ahhhh!! Your title took my words away! A beautiful coronet of blossoms that you've captured in this cactus!! They are well-protected with the surrounding spines.

18 Apr 2018 12:04pm

Mireille T. from Ribérac, France

Lovely crown of flowers! Superb picture!

18 Apr 2018 1:40pm

Devi from Chennai, India

wow...lovely blossoms! Great close up :)))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))Amazing capture here !

18 Apr 2018 1:54pm

Rick from Toronto, Canada

Gorgeous, and a superb close up.

18 Apr 2018 1:55pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Gorgeous with perfect title

18 Apr 2018 2:28pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Beautiful ! A superb framing .

18 Apr 2018 2:28pm

sherri from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

oh, wow, that is gorgeous

yellow is a favorite color for me

18 Apr 2018 2:34pm

Don from Spokane, United States

An impressive yellow circle in this fine cactus flower! Excellent close up.

18 Apr 2018 3:22pm

Existence Artistique from Angers, France


18 Apr 2018 3:37pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Fantastique couronne de fleurs fjuane et ce tiges dorées quelle vue splendide

18 Apr 2018 4:25pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

I love cactus blooms. Very nice shot.

18 Apr 2018 5:53pm

Franz from Baden, Austria

A beautiful crown of gorgeous golden flowers ... and some thorns, too!

18 Apr 2018 6:05pm

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

magnifique prise ...

18 Apr 2018 6:21pm

Peter from Te Aroha, New Zealand

Great image! and DOF is perfect.

18 Apr 2018 10:33pm

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

This is just gorgeous! It must have been so amazing to see these cactus in bloom in their natural surroundings.

18 Apr 2018 11:03pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

L O V E L Y !!!!

19 Apr 2018 6:50pm

Diana from Olympia, United States

Well done!

20 Apr 2018 4:34pm

Sam from Chennai, India

What a beautiful view. Excellent close up and amazing details. :)

21 Apr 2018 5:14am