Opuntia, or prickly pear cactus, like all true cactus species, are native only to the Western hemisphere; however, they have been introduced to other parts of the globe. Prickly pear species are found in abundance in Utah. // (c) Bill Singleton
The wind will tell you. I think it is a beautiful and calmed picture. It is peaceful. All the colors in there are 'pastel'. There is some breeze in the field, and the picture was probably taken on the countryside.