Saturday, May 20, 2017

Pic Today 5/20/17



DANGEROUS BEAUTY

This Bishop's Cap cactus
(astrophytum ornatum)
is a real beauty, especially up close

o  Very sharp golden spines
o  With white flecks on its
     symmetrical spines 

Native to Mexico, this cactus
  has a reputation for injuring 
hikers who don't see it underfoot.


 (Ouch.) 

6 comments:

  1. Una bella y peligrosa imagen.
    Un abrazo Rick

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  2. Precioso cactus y foto.
    Es mejor no imaginar la escena...
    Un abrazo

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  3. The photo is beautiful
    I like cactus
    I wish a good weekend
    Kisse

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  4. Wow..its always nice to visit you and what is he showing?A cactus!amazing Rick::)))
    you got an eye for it:)))

    Hugs Anita

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  5. Cactus... a strange way of life!!

    Soft kisses
    (^^)

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