Ocotillo at Sunset in Big Bend 2
Big Bend National Park
Big Bend National Park is a combination of higher atlitudes of the Chisos Mountains that still house pockets of remnant aspen groves and the Chihuhuan Desert that surrounds it. The wildlife and plants that live in this desert are hardy. The ocotillo is one of these plants. Seen here at sunset. the ocotillo blooms delicate red flowers in spring and provides a little color to a harsh Texas landscape.