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Organ Pipe Nat’l Park Miniature -  3 ½ x 5 3/8, Arizona

Sonoran Desert Miniature

©2007-2017 Susan Thiele

Location: Arizona, Organ Pipe National Monument Image size: 3 ½ x 5 3/8

Surprisingly, the biggest obstacle to cross-country travel in Saguaro country is vegetation! Early spring brings a blanket of grasses, wildflowers, and blooming bushes and cacti. The thorny bushes seemingly reach out of nowhere to snag my skin and clothing – the most vicious of which is Catclaw Acacia, also known as Wait-a-Minute Bush.