Soft pink cactus flowers.  Not all cacti bloom, but when they do, it's stunning.

libutron: “Escobaria abdita This beautiful cactus is a species that was just described in 2011 under the name of Escobaria abdita (Cactaceae). The species occurs in the Mexican state of Coahuila, and.

Flowering cacti | The Fifth Watches // Minimal meets classic design:

Many of us don't always think of cacti as flowering plants. Cacti species are divided by the types of flowers they grow.

Cactus flower                                                       …

If I had to pick a flower that represents my Mom it would be a cactus flower. Native to the Southwest, blooms in harsh environments, familiar yet exotic.