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Dimensions4500 x 3000
Original file size38.7 MB
Image typeTIFF
Color spaceAdobe RGB (1998)
Date taken8-Apr-10 12:18
Date modified5-Jan-16 08:44
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Camera modelCanon EOS 5D Mark II
Focal length75 mm
ISO speedISO 100
Headgehog bloom

Headgehog bloom

The strawberry hedgehog is a frequently seen cactus in the Sonoran desert. They have straight, upright stems which grow to about 3" in diameter and about a foot tall. Hedgehogs are typically found in clusters and are most easily recognized when they are blooming with bright magenta flowers. Strawberry hedgehogs are found in desert areas from central Arizona to northern Mexico.