Cacti in Bloom at Paxton Gate!

Today I ducked into Paxton Gate for a few minutes, and I’m glad I did — the cacti in the back room are in bloom!

If I wasn’t heading for the park, or didn’t have a million-pound bag on my shoulder, I would have rounded them up in my arms and lovingly killed them softly with my less-than-green thumb. Check them out before the blossoms disappear for another year. If you adopt one, please keep us up to date on its progress.

I once owned a Paxton Gate cactus, and it erupted into bloom only once in the two and a half years I owned it. I continue to have a soft spot for blooming cacti. Here’s mine:

Previously on Mission Mission:

Sea Creature Pins at Paxton Gate

3 Responses to “Cacti in Bloom at Paxton Gate!”

  1. villagebicycle says:

    That last one is sooo beautiful. I’ll have to check it out this weekend.

  2. Junk Thief says:

    You took picture! Haven’t you seen all the “no photos” signs? Lucky you.

  3. katie says:

    i’m short, and hid behind the large cacti table.