|poking out through the roof|
They had to cut a hole in the roof to let the spike out, some months ago. It was just a spike for a while, then flowered, and now, as I understand it, the whole plant will die.
This is what it looks like from the inside.
I'm pretty sure that we have never been to this site before, although we found plenty to look at when we got there. I'm also pretty sure that it is not generally so crowded as we found it. The miracle of a blooming agave seemed to be quite the draw.
Here's a taste of what we've been missing all these years.
|oh, more gorgeous colours!|
|spiky leaves growing straight out|
|your basic stripes|
|why does it do that?|
We'll be back. I suspect there's a time when lots of their cactuses are in bloom, and I suspect it will be a nice spot to go for stroll indoors in January.