1.22.2010

Agave

Our rainy week (or rainy winter, I should say) has me thinking of the beauty of a dryer climate. Thus the Agave...










Sources: wikimedia, sm growers, flickr (users Eric in SF, cobalt123, Floris van Bruegel, eyecatcher, Bill Gracey, Jim Skea, gatalinkica, plantmanbuckner), mountain states wholesale nursery

9 comments:

cassaundra said...

mm how i'd love to spend the weekend photographing a desert and cacti!

have a good one ...
:-)

Sam said...

So stunning!

I can't tell you how hot it is today here - the word "furnace" springs to mind! Seriously wouldn't mind a bit of your cool right about now!

Have a terrific weekend!

j9marshall said...

What fabulous photos.

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Lily Riani said...

did u take these pics? beauty

Little Lotus said...

wow, they are great. My mother has one of these which is tall and spicky she has always called it 'mother-in-laws tongue' :)

Pretty Little World said...

That first photo is just stunning -- when I opened up your blog, I couldn't stop staring at it!! Such a lovely post!!

Hello Lindello said...

Those are gorgeous. I usually bake with agave nectar. so good!

drollgirl said...

these shots are so gorgeous!!!

there is a rad place out here called the huntington gardens. one part is a GIGANTIC cactus (cacti?) garden. methinks you would like it -- a LOT!

Don said...

I'm liking the rain we're getting in Northern California but these shots are like a breath of dry air. Thanks!