Purslane are a wonderful family of succulents for dry hot summers and provide a profusion of colorful blooms. This one survived winter in the garage and is now sharing its fall beauty.
2016 planting in my great grandfathers blacksmiths forge
Cluster of cactus in Arches National Park, UT.
The Aloe plant has been used for thousands of years to heal a variety of conditions, most notably burns, wounds, and skin irritations.
Christmas Cactus bloom
Gasteria disticha at my Balcony
Aeonium hybrid with back lighting
Echeveria Perle Von Nurmbergs awaiting sale
Euphorbia splendens (Crown of Thorns) Bloom
Plains prickly pear (opuntia macrohiza) texas hill country
Yucca Bright Star flowering
Sedum in bloom. Bees and butterflies love it!
Texas Lace Cactus (Echinocereus reichenbachii) in bloom.
Recently planted succulents ...
Cacti covered in blossoms from a Palo Verde Tree
A tranquil cacti garden
Schlumbergera, Christmas Cactus
Beautiful symmetry ...
This is a Ceylon Spinach plant that I found in my yard one day...the tiny flowers intrigued me and I began photographing it when I found the flowers open. Then I found the tiny seed pods that followed...I spent the next year propagating and caring for this plant never knowing what it was.
What a beautiful site of so many flowering Yukkas
Yukkas so beautiful in a very hot and dry season
Tropical house plants on a glass top table at summer's end
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