From Flower to Fruit

Saguaro Cactus, after dozens of years of growth, will produce beautiful white flowers.  These flowers are pollinated by bees and birds during the day, and bats at night (see previous post here). Soon after bloom (they bloom for less than 24 hours!), the fruit will appear.  The fruit is eatable.  Sweet juicy tissue surrounds up…

Cactus in bloom

After the rains, the cactus bloom. The colors are beautiful! Spring is just around the corner…

See the bee…

Morning beauty! My continued attempts to get a great bee photo!   Bottlebrush Bush in bloom