Wildflowers They were dense but more importantly, they were everywhere. And where there are flowers, there are bugs, which sometimes made it hard to see the flowers!
|Flower folk like to call these very low-growers "belly flowers." Desert Star (above) and Purple Mat (right) are two of the most plentiful. Broad-Flowered Gilia are so filmy they are nearly invisible (below)|
|Manly Lake covers the bottom of Death Valley and is normally an alkali flat, Not this year, after over 6 inches of rain, a new record.|