Barrel Cactus Bloom ~ These pretty blossoms were on a type of Barrel Cactus in the Living Desert in Palm Desert, California. I was surprised to see these blooms in November.
On the Edge ~ A view of a large cactus plant photographed in Desert Hot Springs, California.
Aloe in Lavender ~ After shooting many aloe plants at the Los Angeles County Arboretum, I had fun playing with the colors on my computer. I liked this (very unlikely) lavender and turquoise version.