Pointy things

The Echinofossulocactus (or Stenocactus) seedings I started a couple of years ago are starting to look brainy.

***

The Neofinetia (or Vanda) falcata continues blooming. Although the flowers are the main interest, the leaves are stiff and pointed enough to draw blood if the plants are handled carelessly.

***

Puncture-resistant tubes for bicycle tires are effective against Tribulus and Cenchrus. However, they’re vulnerable to inch-long steel screws, such as the one I found in the rear tire yesterday.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *