Desert Wildflower Reports
Desert Wildflowers Overview
May 17, 2013 - Cactus are still blooming in some areas. This is the peak time for the saguaro bloom in Tucson, AZ parks. It's starting to get hot in the deserts so wildflowers will be found at the higher elevations in the deserts. Let us know what you see. New reports below.
E-mail your digital photos and reports to Jim@desertusa.com. Use Wildflower Report as the subject of your e-mail. Let us know where you took the photo and the date. We will post them on our wildflower reports. Thanks for your support and photos.
Desert Wildflowers Updates by State and Parks
- Phoenix Area and Northern AZ - Updated May 12, 2013
- Tucson Area and Southern AZ - Updated May 17, 2013
- Anza Borrego DSP - Updated April 23, 2013
- Death Valley NP - Updated April 29, 2013
- Joshua Tree NP - Updated April 29, 2013
- Mojave NP & Amboy -Updated May 9, 2013
- California Southern - Updated May 17, 2013
- California Northern and Oregon - Updated April 29, 2013
Photos tips: Most digital point-and-shoot cameras have a macro function - usually symbolized by the icon of a little flower. When you turn on that function, you allow your camera to get closer to the subject, looking into a flower for example. Or getting up close and personal with a bug. More on desert photography and wildflowers photos.
CA180 (Kings Canyon Rd) 9 miles east of Squaw Valley in Fresno County CA
Arizona - eastern Superstitions Mountains 3/17/2013
When will the desert wildflowers bloom? We start our report in January, plan your visit to coincide with the peak of the bloom - keep up to date with DesertUSA's Wildflower Reports. Be sure to bookmark this page for weekly updates and sign up for our newsletter.
We'd like to see your pictures too. E-mail your digital photos and reports to Jim@desertusa.com. Use Wildflower Report as the subject of your e-mail. Let us know where you took the photo and the date. We will post them on our wildflower reports. Thanks for your support and photos.
For other state reports click on link below
Anza-Borrego DSP | Death Valley NP | Joshua Tree NP | Mojave NP
Southern California Wildflowers | Back to Main Wildflower Page
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