Well known for being shy and pale, a Kit Fox surprised everyone with an exuberant burst of color, the ultimate bling: a bloom from the Southwest Coral Bean tree. Apache Plumes, acacia blossoms, Desert Zinnias, Creosote seeds, and a Mojave Aster added more pizzazz. Cleverly composed Devil’s Claws appeared to be spinning. “I am certainly visible now!” he yipped.
[Excerpt from the book “The Wild Hat”]