Purple Ranunculus

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    How can you tell it's spring in North County San Diego, where the weather's always perfect? Look to the hills of Carlsbad for a sign. A really obvious psychedelic-colored sign.

    The Carlsbad Flower Fields are waves of multicolored ranunculus bulbs that bloom for about two months each year. Since it's March, the fields are open for the season and ready for the 200,000 visitors expected to show up for this annual spring fling that's become a tradition.

    This year, I took Aurora and Louis for their first visit. Grandma came also, and we had a great time, even under cloudy skies. Photographers take note - if you're in the area, this is a must see. www.theflowerfields.com/

    Star8278, tedreese, amsinla, and 16 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. ღ♥ ShY GiRl ♥ღ [QTR] 86 months ago | reply

      woooooooooooooooooooooow

      love it

    2. La Bella Sandra Photography 86 months ago | reply

      where can i find these?

    3. scaamanho 86 months ago | reply

      beatifull

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      Seen in my contacts' photos.

    4. amiMaija (Anne Brown Photography) 86 months ago | reply

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    5. FrogMiller 86 months ago | reply

      @ShyGirl: Thanks for keeping so busy in my photostream - I love it!
      @garbagestar34: I updated the website and information above, or check out www.theflowerfields.com/
      @scaamanho - thank you, I appreciate it.
      @amimaija - another WowieKazowie, thanks!

    6. traceyisanozzy [deleted] 86 months ago | reply

      Oh wow.....how beautiful, the colours are divine and the shot is perfect! :-))

    7. loverfishy 86 months ago | reply

      Beautiful- I love the colors in this photo!

    8. FrogMiller 86 months ago | reply

      @traceyisanozzy: Wow, thanks for all the great compliments!
      @loverfishy: Thank you for your comment!

    9. diamonds_in_the_soles_of_her_shoes 86 months ago | reply

      So many lovely flowers ! I love this one best !

    10. bodji 86 months ago | reply

      Good macro shot, lovely colors!

    11. ndrwwilson 48 months ago | reply

      Nice photo. You can find such amazing variety of flowers in Carlsbad only. Last time i went there from my california suites hotel, i was left spellbound by the beauty there.

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