|Hedgehog Cactus Bloom
|In March, the yellow blooms of the "Biznagita" or Hedgehog cactus, (Echinocereus) dot the Costa Cardonal landscape. Other cacti bloom
in shades of red, orange, purple and white at various times of the year, especially after rains.
|To return to the Photo Gallery,
..a desert sanctuary beside a tropical sea.