Wednesday, 18 May 2011

Desert Gardens

We spent an afternoon in the Botanic Gardens in Phoenix.

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There were tons of cacti, of course, but also quite a bit of wildflowers, which attracted lots of hummingbirds and butterflies. Even in the intense mid-day heat, there were all sorts of wonderful critters scurrying around.

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That's a roadrunner! He was hiding in a dense tree, chatting up some ladies nearby.

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This guy found some shade and didn't look like he was about to move.

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