Things in Unusual Places #24: Cactus

Cactus sculpture in Bristol

Even on a dull, drizzly winter's day, this cactus brightens up this street scene in Bristol. It's made out of scaffolding covers and plastic tags and was constructed in November last year by artist Duncan McKellar.

It replaced a large pineapple on the site. I see a theme developing here...

... see that tiny shot of pink? Want a closer look?

Little flamingo on a yellow cactus art installation

Here you are 😘


  1. How fabulous! Guaranteed to bring a smile to people's faces even on the dullest of days :)

    1. Whenever I look at this photo I imagine the cactus is just about to dance!

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    1. Ah yes, I hadn't thought of that! Quite a few cacti have pink flowers :)


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