A trio of butterflies that aren’t supposed to be in New Mexico in November: Two western pygmy blues on the left and an acmon blue (I think) on top.
I’ve lived in the desert southwest for well over three decades, and I never ever knew until this year that tumbleweeds have flowers. They’re teeny tiny, and of course you wouldn’t want to get too close to them because they’re … Continued
A heron wades in the shallow part of the Rio Grande as it passes through Albuquerque.
Just because … I think this is very funny. Can’t figure out why someone hasn’t snapped it up yet ….
Clusters of prickly pear fruits, well on their way to ripening.
Seen in northern New Mexico. I confess I’m older than they are — I can remember when these seemed very modern and stylish to my eyes.