Wildflowers 1


The biggest displays of wildflowers were on the alluvial fans that extended from the bases of the mountains surrounding the big valley.


Caltha-leaf Phacelia.
Waterleaf family.

(Phacelia calthifolia)

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Caltha-leaf Phacelia wildflowers at Death Valley National Park

Desert Gold (Geraea canesens) (Sunflower family) was flowering in great abundance at Ashford Mill. BTP3250087c.jpg

Desert Gold wildflowers at Death Valley National Park


Desert Sand Verbena.
Four-o'clock family.

(Abronia villosa)

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Desert Sand Verbena wildflowers at Death Valley National Park

Notch-leaf Phacelia.
Waterleaf family.

(Phacelia calthifolia)

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Notch-leaf Phacelia wildflowers at Death Valley National Park


Desert Five-Spot.
Mallow family.

(Eremalche rotundifolia)

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Desert Five-Spot wildflowers at Death Valley National Park


At Ubehebe Crater we found these fields of Purplemat (Waterleaf family) (Nama demissum) in bloom. BTP3260084c.jpg

Purplemat wildflowers at Death Valley National Park

Desert Dandelion.
Sunflower family.

(Malacothrix glabrata)

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Desert Dandelion wildflowers at Death Valley National Park


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