Wildflowers

August 22, 2021 Wildflower Update:

The 2021 blooming season, such as it was in this extremely dry year, has concluded, though we may see isolated summer flowers emerge in response to recent rains.

The Visitor Center is open Saturdays and Sundays only, 9 am to 5 pm.

For updates next season, please call our Wildflower Hotline at 760-767-4684. 

Beavertail Cactus blossom with native bee.  Beavertail Cactus Blossom

Scroll down for photos from PREVIOUS wildflower years.


WILDFLOWERS

Beavertail Cactus Blossom Orcutt Aster by Mike Bigelow Fishhook Cactus




















Fishhook Cactus (Mammillaria)
photo by Park Volunteer Mike Bigelow


Blossoms and Buds: Beavertail Cactus at the Visitor Center (S Theriault)

The pictures below are from previous years' wildflower seasons. 

Orcutt Aster by Park Volunteer Mike Bigelow

Desert Woolstar photo by Mike Bigelow
Desert Woolstar by Park Volunteer Mike Bigelow

Apricot Mallow
Apricot Mallow by Park Volunteer Mike Bigelow

 

Phacelia (Wild Heliotrope) photo by Park Volunteer Grace Clark
Phacelia (Wild Heliotrope)
photo by Park Volunteer Grace Clark

Pink Cheesebush by Grace Clark for webpage
Pink-blooming Cheesebush
photo by Park Volunteer Grace Clark

Barrel Cactus
     Barrel Cactus