Flower Fields to Visit in Spring

Every spring I drive along the 5 freeway passing by the beautiful flower fields in Carlsbad, CA,  And, every year I tell myself I’m going to stop.  Well, this year I decided to just do it. It’s kinda sad that I’ve lived in southern California for umpteen years and this is my first visit.  You know what they say, there’s a first time for everything.

Here’s a list of 4  beautiful flower fields in Southern California and Arizona that you might want to check out.

  1.  Every year from March – May, at The Flower Fields at Carlsbad Ranch a colorful field of gorgeous Giant Ranunculus are in bloom. The hours are 9 am – 6 pm and the entry fee is $14.00.
  2. Anza Borrego Desert State Park located in Borrego Springs, have various wildflowers that bloom–Hairy Desert sunflowers, Desert Lily and so much more of natures springtime flowers in bloom.
  3. From February to May, Carrizo Plain National Park in the Antelope Valley have a beautiful display of California Poppy’s.
  4. Picacho Peak, near Eloy Arizona in between Phoenix and Tucson has beautiful assortment of wild flowers including yellow poppies.
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