Prickly Pear growing by the road. A cactus I bought, bloom for the very first time TODAY. Cholla cactus. Not a good picture of the flower. Wild claret cup somewhere south of Belen. Claret cup in my garden. A local claret cup I moved two yards to my garden. "Single spined" claret cup I bought, blooming for the very first time. Tiny pink blooms on a wild cactus. Small local cactus with green-yellow flowers.