Flower friday

Here in the desert, we don’t get many flowers except at the middle of April to the middle of May.

We’ll start off with the KPB (Kenzie Pi$$ing bush) which Kenzie used to fertilize with his wet fertilizer.

Then we have the golden torch cactus which flowers a few times a year

and the huge Argentine Giant (at least the flowers are giant)

About Kismet

I'm a 16 year old Indian Ringneck parrot curmudgeon in New River, Arizona in the wild west country. If you're a sunflower seed, you're dinner.

31 comments on “Flower friday

  1. Spring is a wonderful thing for sure.

    Have a birdtastic day and weekend, Kismet. ♥

  2. That is so cool to see cactus in bloom. We have a couple of yukkas in our yard, but they don’t bloom.

  3. Your thorns are the best part.
    Sweet William The Scot

  4. Such pretty cactus flowers!!

  5. Those Argentine giants have big flowers compared to the plant sixe,

  6. Great flowers. You should have bottled Kenzie’s fertilizer. That plant is still doing very well. Love your flowering cactus plants.

  7. Isn’t nature wonderful??

  8. Wow, cacti are beautiful when they bloom!
    Our Auntie has some prickly pear cacti in her garden but the only thing they are good for is bad spikes to scare off intruders ti that area, Hah!

  9. Luv seeing da cactus blooms.

  10. They sure add some pretty spots of color!

    Hugs, Teddy

  11. Some flowering jumping cholla might be a lovely addition to the garden!

  12. We have a few PBs at our house as well. Flowers are beautiful!

  13. Wow that last cactus is gorgeous! Even if it is a harbinger of the heat to come. Stay cool.

  14. those last ones are my faves, super pretty!

  15. Oh, those Argentine Giant’s blooms are FABulous!! Ma doesn’t trust me around sharp thingies like cactus…she says I gots the ‘old dog’ eyes, and put my snooter where it shouldn’t be sometimes…☺
    Ruby ♥

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