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I finished the process started last week of collecting seed from my Mammillaria collection. More than a dozen new packs of seed for trading and gifts.

I finished the process started last week of collecting seed from my Mammillaria collection. More than a dozen new packs of seed for trading and gifts.

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Stapelia gigantea on the verge … I’ll keep you posted!

Stapelia gigantea on the verge … I’ll keep you posted!

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Ferocactus glaucescens / Biznaga doradaDesert Botanical Garden, Phoenix
Ferocatus glaucescens stands out amongst other members of its genus both for uniformity in its spine alignment (pictured here) and its peculiar white fruits that appear after summer blooms.

Ferocactus glaucescens / Biznaga dorada
Desert Botanical Garden, Phoenix

Ferocatus glaucescens stands out amongst other members of its genus both for uniformity in its spine alignment (pictured here) and its peculiar white fruits that appear after summer blooms.

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Saguaro trio / Desert Botanical Garden, Phoenix

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Opuntia x spinosabacca / Hybrid prickly pearDesert Botanical Garden, Phoenix
This hybrid is nice cross between Opuntia aureispina and Opuntia phaeacantha. The black on white spines is pretty lovely, right?

Opuntia x spinosabacca / Hybrid prickly pear
Desert Botanical Garden, Phoenix

This hybrid is nice cross between Opuntia aureispina and Opuntia phaeacantha. The black on white spines is pretty lovely, right?

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Mammillaria geminispina forma cristata / Twin spined cactusDesert Botanical Garden, Phoenix

Mammillaria geminispina forma cristata / Twin spined cactus
Desert Botanical Garden, Phoenix

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bromeliace: A new update for you.

bromeliace: A new update for you.

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The baby Pachycereus marginatus is growing its first prominent spines and fattening up.

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Gymnocalycium chiquitanum bud

Gymnocalycium chiquitanum bud

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Sunday panoramas / September 28, 2014

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Mammillaria in bloom: M. zeilmanniana, M. schiedeana ssp. schiedeana, M. bocasana, and M. pringlei.

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The dogs love the smell of the Stapelia blooms!

Now, what species do I have?

Update: Stapelia grandiflora

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Mammillaria carneaDesert Botanical Garden, Phoenix

Mammillaria carnea
Desert Botanical Garden, Phoenix

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Another Mammillaria garden lounging the day away under a protective awning at the Desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix.

Another Mammillaria garden lounging the day away under a protective awning at the Desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix.

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Sonoran landscape / Desert Botanical Garden, Phoenix
This shot is somewhat frenetic, yet interesting at the same time. I took it focused on the Fouquieria columnaris, Boojum tree, but now it has multiple focuses. Hit or miss? I’m not really certain.

Sonoran landscape / Desert Botanical Garden, Phoenix

This shot is somewhat frenetic, yet interesting at the same time. I took it focused on the Fouquieria columnaris, Boojum tree, but now it has multiple focuses. Hit or miss? I’m not really certain.