|Mexican Poppies and Lupin, Lake Pleasant, Arizona, March 15|
|Lake Pleasant, Arizona. Pipeline Trail.|
|Desert Hyacinth against a field of poppies, Lake Pleasant Arizona|
Wildflower season in Arizona is short. If you want to see the spectacular contrasts of a desert in bloom, go within the next week or so. These were taken at Lake Pleasant, a desert lake just northwest of Phoenix. This is the Pipeline trail, the best place there to see wildflowers.