Spring flowers, succulents & other plants in Arizona

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While springtime might come a little late in some parts of the country, it tends to show up a little early in Arizona. Here, take a look at what was blooming in Phoenix’s Valley of the Sun in the middle of March, 2014!

Acacia tree in bloom

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Wood dove in a tree

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Lemon tree with blossom

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Possibly Ocotillo flowers

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Purple flowers

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Parry’s agave or mescal agave (Agave parryi)

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Lemon tree

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A spine-less succulent, possibly agave

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Palm tree

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Callistemon viminalis, aka bottlebrush flower

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Opuntia, aka nopales or paddle cactus

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Agave franzosinii

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All photos by Nancy J Price

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