03. 14. 12. 03:58 pm
Getting ready to bloom is this Ocotillo (also known as desert coral, coachwhip, or Jacob’s staff) plant that usually looks like a bunch of dried sticks until awakened by spring rains. The flowers are mildly zygomorphic (look that up!) and are pollinated by hummingbirds and bees. High-res

Getting ready to bloom is this Ocotillo (also known as desert coral, coachwhip, or Jacob’s staff) plant that usually looks like a bunch of dried sticks until awakened by spring rains. The flowers are mildly zygomorphic (look that up!) and are pollinated by hummingbirds and bees.

03. 17. 12. 08:30 am ♥ 18
Another Ocotillo, this one shows the coral colored blooms emerging from their buds. High-res

Another Ocotillo, this one shows the coral colored blooms emerging from their buds.