Torrey Pines Wildflower Season

Guy Fleming Trail/Torrey Pines in Spring, San Diego, California. March 2017.

In mid March, the trails at Torrey Pines are seamed with wildflowers, thanks to plenty of winter rains. We took a walk in the late afternoon, first on the Guy Fleming Trail, then on the Parry’s Grove Trail. My photos below will give you a good impression of what the trails look like during this time of the year.

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A first glimpse at the 2017 wildflowers in Anza Borrego

Desert Wildflowers along Henderson Canyon Road, Borrego Springs, California. March 2017.

Last weekend we drove down to Borrego Springs to see how the wildflowers in the desert are doing this year. For weeks, people have been talking about a potential “super bloom” in Anza Borrego Desert State Park, since it was a very wet winter and the last storm at the end of February alone brought up to 1.5 inches (~40mm) of rain to the desert.

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