Fouquieria splendens is a plant indigenous to the Sonoran Desert and
Chihuahuan Desert in the Southwestern United States (southern California,
The Ocotilloe a funnel-shaped desert plant with several woody, spiny, whip-like,
... The Ocotillo is a bajada resident that can be relied on to bloom annually, even
Identifying Features. Ocotillo (Fouquieria splendens) are one of easiest plants to
identify in the desert. They are a large shrub with long cane-like unbranched ...
The Ocotillo is a highly unique desert plant that derives its shape from several
green-leafed stems that emerge from a common base, giving it a distinctly
There are many plants indigenous to Sonoran Desert; one of interest is the
Ocotillo, or Vine Cactus. The Ocotillo prefers to grow in the Sonoran and
An ocotillo flower cluster and part of the spiny stem. Photo by Charlie ... Despite
their funny looks, ocotillos are common and adaptable desert plants. They grow ...
that seems to legitimize and complement Arizona desert landscapes. They make
excellent specimen plants or striking accents. The Cactus family numbers over ...
Learn how to plant ocotillo in your garden. Get advice and tips on the benefits of
ocotillo and how to plant this colorful desert native flower.
The petiole then begins to harden and becomes the thorns that aid the plant in ...
There are no known desert creatures that rely on Ocotillo for their primary food ...
Feb 28, 2011 ... One of the most common plants in our area is the Ocotillo. We love its ... entire
plant. The tall, green stems are the Chihuahuan Desert's Trees.