This photo is of agave stalks shooting high into the sky at night.
I used a flashlight to help create enough light for me to take the photo during a long exposure. Otherwise, the tall stalks were completely in the dark.
I was able to use the flashlight to also pick up the red color of the stalk in the photo. I like night shots.
It is generally only in the Spring that you will sometimes see agave cactus shoot stalks that turn into flowers. The agave cactus dies after the stalk gives off many new agave pups.
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