Posts tagged succulent

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cactguy:

Still life / Kalanchoe calandiva, sedum, and lamb’s ear

Best of Summer III

cactguy:

Still life / Kalanchoe calandiva, sedum, and lamb’s ear

Best of Summer III

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Echeveria / surface tension

Echeveria / surface tension

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The Euphorbia lactea crest is putting on its first new growth this year. Not bad, but still a Euphorbia …

The Euphorbia lactea crest is putting on its first new growth this year. Not bad, but still a Euphorbia …

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October Echinopsis

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Hesperaloe parviflora / Texas Red Yucca

I have saved a few seed pods …

Hesperaloe parviflora / Texas Red Yucca

I have saved a few seed pods …

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18.10.14 / Panorama

18.10.14 / Panorama

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October Mammillaria blooms

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Farewell scene / Sonoran Desert National Monument, Arizona

Until next time, Arizona …

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Saguaro triptych / Sonoran Desert National Monument, Arizona

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Desert Ghosts II / Sonoran Desert National Monument, Arizona

Desert Ghosts II / Sonoran Desert National Monument, Arizona

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Ferocactus wizlizenii / Arizona fishhook barrel cactus
Sonoran Desert National Monument, Arizona

Although not nearly as numerous, there were still a few patches of barrel cactus along my drive/hike in the Sonoran Desert National Monument, south of Maricopa, Arizona.

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uprooted / Sonoran Desert National Monument, Arizona

While Carnegiea gigantea, saguaro, have an extensive system of very fine roots just below the surface, check out how minimal their thickest roots are!

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botanicality:

Over the weekend, I saw large pumpkins planted with mums, so I decided to do a redo of last year’s pumpkin planters.

Quick and easy: cut and clean pumpkin and plant! The three succulents I used here are: Sedeveria hybrid ‘Blue Giant’, Crassula arborescens undulatifolia ‘Ripple Jade’, and Graptosedum ‘California Sunset’.

I had a thought tonight …

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Ocotillo sunrise / Sonoran Desert National Monument, Arizona

Ocotillo sunrise / Sonoran Desert National Monument, Arizona

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Panorama II / Sonoran Desert National Monument, Arizona
Ah – It’s the magical mystery kindAh – must be a lieBye bye to the too good to be true kind of loveOh – I could dieOh now I can die
-Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros, “40 Day Dream”

Panorama II / Sonoran Desert National Monument, Arizona

Ah – It’s the magical mystery kind
Ah – must be a lie
Bye bye to the too good to be true kind of love
Oh – I could die
Oh now I can die

-Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros, “40 Day Dream”