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Claret-cup Cactus

Echinocereus spp.

Description:

These were such a sight to see after 2,000 vertical feet of hiking, and the flower adds such a nice touch. Life is beginning to emerge anew here in the desert. :)

Habitat:

Found at about 7,000+ feet in elevation, and many similar groups of cacti are abundant on this hiking trail.

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Ivan Rodriguez
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Ivan Rodriguez

Arizona, USA

Spotted on Jun 3, 2012
Submitted on Jun 4, 2012

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