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Saturday, September 26, 2009

Along the North Face


A giant Yucca stands on the steep north face of Tortugas Mountain.

Trailing Four O'clock still bloom on the mountain's flank.

Blooming, too, a beautiful Desert Poppy.

But the true flower of the desert is . . .



The jagged Organ Mountains on the eastern horizon.

1 comment:

Dr. K said...

I love those flowers--but I love Becca even more.

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