San Xavier has this cute little Alley with various cacti, agave, and other xeriphytic plants.
|White washed wall. The thing that would have made this photo perfect would be if I had captured the scroll on the left in its entirety.|
Just to the west of San Xavier, there's a small prayer room which has a zen garden (for lack of a better term) in front of the building.
|Santa Rita prickly pear|
|Saint Mary statue with cacti/agave|
|San Francisco effigy. Worshippers will attach the totems and then lift the head - apparently only the righteous are able to lift the head.|
|Another angle of the altar|
|Looking back toward the choir loft|
|G and G in front of San Xavier|
|Sunset looking west|
|Sunset looking east. This also is a good indicator of the size of yards in my grandparents' retirement community - these are the front yards - no grass, only xeric plants, and tiny.|