Early spring is the sweetest time of year to see the California deserts painted in a colorful profusion of wildflowers. Here are five desert valleys that bloom in February, March or April each year. 1. Death Valley National Park It seems impossible that the...

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  • One flight closer to space tourismOne flight closer to space tourism
    Virgin Galactic is one flight closer to becoming a commercial "spaceline." The company's passenger spacecraft, SpaceShipTwo, completed its first rocket-powered flight Monday morning above the Mojave Desert in California. More
  • Police confiscate 4-foot, 2-pound marijuana joint
    California police confiscated a mammoth joint during a 4/20 pot rally on Saturday, reports the Los Angeles Times. As the paper notes, hundreds of UC Santa Cruz students gather each year for the event, and each year campus police confiscate things like bongs and dime bags. More
  • Family of assaulted Calif. teen who committed suicide planning legal action
    The attorney for the family of a California girl who committed suicide after she was sexually battered and then cyberbullied with a humiliating photo plans to file a civil action against the suspects Monday. More
  • Nevada's solution to Mental Health Issues - Put them on a bus to California with instructions to call 911 when they get there.Nevada's solution to Mental Health Issues - Put them on a bus to California with instructions to call 911 when they get there.
    By the time his Greyhound bus hissed to a stop on Richards Boulevard in Sacramento on the morning of Feb. 12, James Flavy Coy Brown was in a mild panic. It was 6:30 a.m., 15 hours and 11 stops after a taxi had scooped him up in front of Rawson-Neal Psychiatric Hospital in Las Vegas, where he had spent the previous 72 hours, and deposited him at a bus station. More
  • Long lines as Powerball arrives in CaliforniaLong lines as Powerball arrives in California
    When America got Powerball fever last November, Californians felt left out. Many asked friends in other states to buy tickets, and some even drove to the Arizona border when the jackpot for the multistate game reached $587.5 million. On Monday, Californians no longer had to worry about crossing state lines, because Powerball finally came to the state. More
  • Park offers serenity, seclusion for the adventurous - Shanghai Daily
    ... here in Anchorage’s backyard, a place dotted with wildflowers, a creek weaving through shrub thickets and one of the few local places to see...
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  • I Heart My National Park: Cuyahoga Valley - National Geographic
    Spring is the best time for the wildflowers. ... such as the Inn at Brandywine Falls and the Stanford House   are   the best places to stay while
    08/3/2015 - 1:53 pm | View Link
  • 10 Of The World's Weirdest Tourist Attractions - Huffington Post
    ... are also more than 250 labeled species of wildflowers.) The Reserve ... In Every State The Most Beautiful Island in the World 15 Places You ...
    08/3/2015 - 5:03 am | View Link
  • 10 Eastern Montana hikes - Billings Outpost
    ... those places in one. Headquarters pass is one of the incredible places ... ascending open meadows awash in late season wildflowers, the group ...
    08/2/2015 - 3:31 pm | View Link
  • Cypress wetlands preserve endures area's growth - Houston Chronicle
    Wildflowers were planted above a buried gas line. ... "They just need places to get back to nature," he said.
    07/30/2015 - 12:31 pm | View Link
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  • Summer wildflowers are breathtaking
    I noticed the explosion of color from our West Virginia wildflowers. They are everywhere along the side of the roads and they display such beautiful and vibrant colors because of all the rain that we have had. In some places, the collection of color is ...
    07/31/2015 - 5:17 pm | View Link
  • Alaska: Stay cool in the middle of summer
    Best of all, you're in for some stunning views that feel far removed from civilisation right here in Anchorage's backyard, a place dotted with wildflowers, a creek weaving through shrub thickets and one of the few local places to see alpine tundra.
    07/30/2015 - 12:00 pm | View Link
  • Stewards of the Land: Check out mountain wildflowers
    Most of the snow is gone, and there’s been an explosion of wildflowers. Here is a quick guide with some ... rare orchid mostly found early in the summer but can also be found in places where snow melts later in the summer. Meadow flowers California ...
    07/29/2015 - 5:37 am | View Link
  • Sierra Nevada wildflowers at Carson Pass
    You come to a slope that is kept wet by streams and springs, making it literally lush with a huge variety of wildflowers. In some places the plants almost overgrow the trail. This is a remarkable place, with big views of surrounding mountains and lakes to ...
    07/26/2015 - 7:18 am | View Link
  • Outdoors with Jim Collins: Two beautiful wildflowers
    The two we feature in this column are the Herb Robert and the Deptford Pink. Both wildflowers love shady spots and we have plenty of those places available, along with places with morning sun and afternoon shade and full sun. The Herb Robert wildflower has ...
    07/25/2015 - 9:42 pm | View Link
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  • Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
    Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center focused on protecting and preserving North America's native plants through native plant lists and image galleries, conservation ...
    08/4/2015 - 11:19 am | View Website
  • Best Places to See California Wildflowers
    Find the best places to see California wildflowers - how to track the annual bloom, tips
    08/4/2015 - 8:06 am | View Website
  • Western California wildflowers index
    WESTERN WILDFLOWERS TRAIL GUIDE For your viewing pleasure, we have shots from the best of our 2014 hikes. Western Wildflowers is a photographic trail guide of ...
    08/4/2015 - 5:36 am | View Website
  • Places to See California Wildflowers, Spring Blooms ...
    California wildflower, California Desert Bloom, Wildflowers, California Golden Poppies.
    08/3/2015 - 6:37 pm | View Website
  • Texas Wildflower Sightings
    Texas wildflower pictures and descriptions, sightings, maps, and the Texas Department of Transportation wildflower report.
    08/3/2015 - 9:55 am | View Website
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