Beautiful & prehistoric

I planted the two largest Agave americana nine years ago. They’re about to bloom…

a view from my front yard:

Century plants ready to bloom

and looking at my house from atras la calle:

another aspect

and right under these behemoths is a prickly pear (aka nopales) that’s blooming:

flor de mis nopales

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