All photographs copyright (2003-2013) by Kris H. Light

<strong>Englemann's Hedgehog Cactus; Strawberry Hedgehog</strong>
<em>Echinocereus engelmannii</em>
Cave Creek, AZ
March 30, 2005<br>
I knew I was in Arizona a bit early for cactus blooming, so I was thrilled to find the bright pink beauty along a ...
Englemann's Hedgehog Cactus; Strawberry Hedgehog
Echinocereus engelmannii
Cave Creek, AZ
March 30, 2005

I knew I was in Arizona a bit early for cactus blooming, so I was thrilled to find the bright pink beauty along a trail at Thunderbird Park. The pistils are a brilliant green which greatly contrasts with fuschia petals. The numerous stamens are loaded with pollen and attract bees.
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