Mount Ord in the Mazatzal Mts., Arizona
Century plants bloom every summer across Arizona, but
you'd be hard-pressed to find more spectacular displays than on the
slopes of Mt. Ord in the Mazatzal Mts. There are many species of century
plant. These happen to be Agave chrysantha. The plants tend to grow at
middle elevations, but if you continue to the summit of Mt. Ord you can
wander among pines as you enjoy sweeping views in all directions.

Century plant at sunset (Agave chrysantha) atop Mt. Ord in the Mazatzal Mts. of southern Arizona
 
The view of the surrounding desert and mountains from Mt. Ord in the Mazatzal Mts. of southern Arizona

Century plant (Agave chrysantha) atop Mt. Ord in the Mazatzal Mts. of southern Arizona
 
 
 
             
 
 
Century Plants in Arizona
 
Century Plants in Arizona
             
 
 
 
Mazatzal Mts., Arizona
 
             
 
 
 
 
             
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