Thank you, as always, for sharing your beautiful images, Cindy!
Please Click to Enlarge for Optimal Viewing! These are the air sacks and flowers of the unusual Paperbag Bush or Flower Sage.
Please see this link for more info and this interesting plant. I do have more photos for those interested,.
The twisted shapes of The Joshua’s!
Yucca flower remnant.
Jumping Cholla cacti. They are called jumping because they easily detach when brushed and dig right on in! Ouch!
What beauty there is to behold in every season in the living desert! Cheers to you from Joshua Tree National Park and The Mojave Desert!