From the Desert to the Tropics…

After visiting the Tropical Rainforest,  the next house was the desert. What a contrast!

After walking into the desert house, I thought I was going to pass out from the heat!  I didn’t happen to see  thermometer in there, but it was majorly hot.  I walked through, thinking there wouldn’t be many photo ops. After all, we all know what cacti and succulents look like.  Don’t we?  I was bowled over by the colors and textures…..(to say nothing of SIZE!)

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Okay, so I took a *few* pictures in the desert house.  Truly there wouldn’t be many in the tropical house.  We all know tropical plants because most of our houseplants are so labeled.

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Yes,  I did indeed lie.  I couldn’t stop taking photos.  At least I’m not sharing ALL of them with you!  Tomorrow I will share two or three more houses and then I will only have a little bit more of the botanical gardens.  As you can see,  I really did enjoy my visit.  The *only* thing that could possibly add to this place would be….ummm….perhaps butterflies and some birds!  Of course,  then it would be more than “botanical”.

3 Responses

  1. Kae! Beautiful pics!!! We’ve been busy here, everyone was in town for Rob’s wedding, now a lull till Kevin’s in August. I may have to take a trip to Buffalo to see the flowers myself, they look so pretty.

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