Monday, December 12, 2011

Fishhook Fruits

Photo by Angie Perryman, 11/30/11
The Fishhook Pincushion (Mammillaria grahamii) has bright red fruits that look like mini-peppers. This one has a bumper crop. Last week, Carol T and I saw a roadrunner adeptly plucking and eating the fruits from a pincushion. Very neat!

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