O is for……orange desert bloom

The water wasn't THAT colour!


The desert is in bloom. Shortly the full display of white flowers atop the mighty saguaro will be unrivalled, but while we wait for that prickly pear are showing of their multicoloured display. While down in the Tucson area this week the displays of orange flowers have saved me from a photo library fail! I was looking for an old shot from Oatman where wild Burros walk up and down the street. I am going to blame my change over from aperture to Lightroom for not been able to find these shots. I hope you enjoy my orange tour of the desert. The orange truck was in Death Valley – dint you love that sky- that's why I didn't crop it 🙂

Have a great weekend.

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Welcome to my blog! After a L O N G break from blogging during which Instagram (vannilla)took over my life, I am returning in a more varied format. Yes, I will bake and have been a Thermomix users from the days before it was cult-like. I'll share the best but I will also include that other hobby in my life, photography from my small island and beyond. If you like what you see, I'd love to hear from you! Anne

4 thoughts on “O is for……orange desert bloom”

  1. Thank you Sue. It was at desert botanical phoenix. I have no idea what it’s called, sorry. I have said for years that someone needs to develop an app where you take a picture of a plant or bird and can get an ID 🙂
    Many thanks for posting about the mt Lemmon telescope tours – we had a great time on Wednesday.

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