Worth the Trip: Desert Wildflowers in Full Bloom

Photos of the annual wildflower show at Anza-Borrego State Park, as seen in 2010 through 2013.

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The annual wildflower show is on in the Anza-Borrego State Park.
Get the latest update on the wildflowers through this weekly report.

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NBC 7 San Diego
The annual wildflower show is on in the Anza-Borrego State Park.
Get the latest update on the wildflowers through the state park website.

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Cactus flowers in the Anza-Borrego desert - March 2013.
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Wildflowers seen in March 2013 along S-2 south of Scissors Crossing.
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Cactus flowers in the Anza-Borrego desert - March 2013.
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The annual wildflower show is on in the Anza-Borrego State Park.
Get the latest update on the wildflowers through the state park website.

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Cactus flowers in the Anza-Borrego desert - March 2013.
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These wildflowers were spotted in March 2013 in the badlands near Vallecito Creek and Fish Creek.
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Cactus flowers in the Anza-Borrego desert - March 2013.
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Wildflowers seen in March 2013 along S-2 south of Scissors Crossing.
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Wildflowers seen in March 2013 along S-2 south of Scissors Crossing.
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Wildflowers seen in March 2013 along S-2 south of Scissors Crossing.
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Wildflowers seen in March 2013 along S-2 south of Scissors Crossing.
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Cactus flowers in the Anza-Borrego desert - March 2013.
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These wildflowers were spotted in March 2013 in the badlands near Vallecito Creek and Fish Creek.
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NBC 7 San Diego
Cactus flowers in the Anza-Borrego desert - March 2013.
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NBC 7 San Diego
Wildflowers seen in March 2013 along S-2 south of Scissors Crossing.
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NBC 7 San Diego
These wildflowers were spotted in March 2013 in the badlands near Vallecito Creek and Fish Creek.
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NBC 7 San Diego
Wildflowers seen in March 2013 along S-2 south of Scissors Crossing.
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NBC 7 San Diego
Cactus flowers in the Anza-Borrego desert - March 2013.
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Wildflowers seen in March 2013 along S-2 south of Scissors Crossing.
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NBC 7 San Diego
Wildflowers seen in March 2013 along S-2 south of Scissors Crossing.
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NBC 7 San Diego
These wildflowers were spotted in March 2013 in the badlands near Vallecito Creek and Fish Creek.
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NBC 7 San Diego
The annual wildflower show is on in the Anza-Borrego State Park.
Get the latest update on the wildflowers through the state park website.

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NBC 7 San Diego
Cactus flowers in the Anza-Borrego desert - March 2013.
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NBC 7 San Diego
These wildflowers were spotted in March 2013 in the badlands near Vallecito Creek and Fish Creek.
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Greg Stickney
The following images are from previous years - 2010 and 2011.
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Greg Stickney
Along the drive to Borrego Springs, wildflowers cover the hills along with the flame-red tips of the Ocotillo plants.
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Clear March morning at Borrego Springs by Erik Hermann, Chula Vista
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Once at the visitor's center, check in not only for a map of flowers but an update on what's blooming.
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Greg Stickney
In Blair Valley, desert dandelions are everywhere.
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Becky Stickney
From the roads, the tips of the ocotillo plants look red but on closer inspection, the flowers are actually red and yellow. These can be found all along S2 south to I-8.
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Cactus blooms caught outside the visitor center. In other areas, the barrel cactus is just starting to flower.

Get the latest update on the wildflowers through this weekly report.

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Peirson's Evening Primrose found in Blair Valley.
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Send your images of the desert blooms to isee@nbcsandiego.com.
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The view near the Agua Caliente county campground.
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Greg Stickney
The flowers are abundant because temperatures have been in the low 80s during the day and in the 50s at night.

Get the latest update on the wildflowers through this weekly report.

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Beavertail cactus in Borrego Springs.
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There's no need to get out and hike to see the flowers. They can be seen easily from the roadway.
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Arizona Lupine lines the highway just north of Ocotillo.
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Brittlebrush found in Palm Canyon near Borrego Springs.
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Greg Stickney
Send your images of the desert blooms to isee@nbcsandiego.com.
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Greg Stickney
Send your images of the desert blooms to isee@nbcsandiego.com.
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Greg Stickney
Send your images of the desert blooms to isee@nbcsandiego.com.
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Greg Stickney
Send your images of the desert blooms to isee@nbcsandiego.com.
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Becky Stickney
Send your images of the desert blooms to isee@nbcsandiego.com.
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Catching the flower just as it peeks out.
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The Anza- Borrego Desert State Park, San Diego County.
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