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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    10/23/2016 - 6:49 pm | View Link
  • The 5 Best Places to Spot Spring Wildflowers
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    04/6/2016 - 7:04 am | View Link
  • The best places to see California wildflowers this year — thank you, El Niño
    Driving along the Monterey County coastline, I have to reach for my sunglasses on this cloudy spring morning. It’s not sunshine that makes me squint. It’s the ice plant that carpets the hillsides in full fuchsia bloom, shades so vibrant they almost ...
    03/31/2016 - 8:54 pm | View Link
  • Best places to see Arizona's wildflowers
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    02/18/2016 - 6:01 am | View Link
  • Best places to see wildflowers -- right now! -- in Death Valley National Park
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    02/7/2016 - 11:00 am | View Link
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    1891 Victorian listed on National Register of Historic Places. Five rooms with prices and accommodation specifics. Nearby attractions, and directions and map.
    10/21/2016 - 6:22 am | View Website
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    10/21/2016 - 4:42 am | View Website
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    10/20/2016 - 8:49 pm | View Website
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    10/20/2016 - 4:10 pm | View Website
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    10/17/2016 - 10:26 pm | View Website
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