Cactus Flowers Are Blooming In Arizona And Here Are The 7 Best Places To Spot Them

Wildflower season might be, for the most part, over, but a different type of bloom is adding vibrancy to the arid desert landscape. A number of cactus species boast radiant flowers in a variety of colors, and they’re truly a sight to behold. 

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Some of these places might be closed or operating with restricted hours, so visit their websites or Facebook pages for updates before heading out.

How many of these destinations have you visited during cactus flower season? Did we leave off your favorite spot? Let us know, and check out our previous article to learn more about Saguaro National Park: Nearly 2 Million Cacti Grow In This Unique Arizona National Park.

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