Wildflowers

The wildflower season generally runs from February - April. The park has a variety of wildflowers which include those listed below:

Red/Pink Flowers

Chuparosa
Delphinium
Hedgehog Cactus           
Fairy Duster           
Filaree
Firecracker Penstemon                
Flat-top Buckwheat       
Globemallow
Lesser Yellow-throated Gilia           
Owl’s Clover           
Parry's Penstemon
Rattlesnake Weed   
Red Maids
Thistle
Trailing Four O'Clocks
Wire Lettuce

Blue/Purple Flowers

Arizona Fiesta Flower            
Bladder Sage
Broomrape
Chia
Desert Bluebells
Desert Hyacinth
Desert Lavender
Desert Lupine
Gilia
Odora
Scorpion Weed
White Ratany
Wild Heliotrope
           

Yellow/Orange Flowers

Brittlebush
California Suncups
Catclaw Acacia
Creosote
Deer Vetch
Desert Marigold
Desert Trumpet
Fiddleneck
Gold Poppies
Goldeneye
Goldfield
Globe Mallow
Jojoba
Menadora
Ocotillo
Silver Puffs
Thrifty Goldenweed
Triangle-leaf Bursage
Whispering Bells
Wild Mustard
Trixis

White/Off-White Flowers

Banana Yucca
Bedstraw
Blackfooted Daisy
Chickory
Combbur
Desert Anemone
Nicotiana
Peppergrass
Popcorn Flower
Ragged Rock Flower
Wishbone 4 O’clock
Wolfberry
Wooly Daisy

A complete list of the wildflowers in bloom on any given day during the season is posted
at the trailhead office.