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Cactus »

[4 Dec 2012 | No Comment | ]
Lilac fringes

My favourite cactus flower is in magnificent bloom again. I love the lilac fringes. These flowers are tall trumpets.

Cactus, flower »

[18 Feb 2011 | No Comment | ]
Another Beautiful Cactus in Full Flower

As an avid cacti and succulent enthusiast I prefer form over flower. However, when the flowers come they really are spectacular.

Cactus, flower »

[16 Feb 2011 | No Comment | ]
Beautiful Cactus Flower

Beautiful trumpet cactus flower on display today.

Cactus, Featured, San Pedro »

[24 Aug 2009 | 7 Comments | ]
San Pedro Trichocereus Pachanoi

San Pedro flowers are absolutely spectacular.

Agave »

[21 Aug 2009 | No Comment | ]
More Agave Attenuate’s in Flower

Here’s another magnificent agave attenuata in flower. While the blossom and magnolia trees are stunning in Melbourne at the moment these beautiful agave’s are quietly doing their thing.
The photo below of yet another agave in flower is from the Melbourne zoo. I’m really looking for the day mine flower, or I should say the year mine flower, as their flowers last for so long.
These fantastic low maintenace succulents are originally from Central America. They require no watering so are incredibly drought tolerant. My original two flourished under my eves and …