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18 Breathtaking Pictures From California's Stunning "Super Bloom"

An estimated 100,000 people have made their way to California's Walker Canyon to witness the rare explosion of wildflowers known as a "super bloom."

Posted on March 18, 2019, at 6:02 p.m. ET

Wild poppies blanket the hills of Walker Canyon, March 12.
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Wild poppies blanket the hills of Walker Canyon, March 12.

A sign protecting flowers is posted on a field near Lake Elsinore, March 16.
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A sign protecting flowers is posted on a field near Lake Elsinore, March 16.

People pose for a picture among the blooming wildflowers, March 18.
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People pose for a picture among the blooming wildflowers, March 18.

People visit wild poppies blanketing the hills of Walker Canyon, March 12.
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People visit wild poppies blanketing the hills of Walker Canyon, March 12.

A woman sits in a field of wildflowers in bloom near Borrego Springs, California, March 6.
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A woman sits in a field of wildflowers in bloom near Borrego Springs, California, March 6.

A painted lady butterfly lands on a flower in North Tustin, California, March 13.
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A painted lady butterfly lands on a flower in North Tustin, California, March 13.

Cars travel on Interstate 15 as wild poppies blanket the hills of Walker Canyon, March 12.
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Cars travel on Interstate 15 as wild poppies blanket the hills of Walker Canyon, March 12.

Wild poppies on the hills of Walker Canyon, March 12.
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Wild poppies on the hills of Walker Canyon, March 12.

California poppies bloom near a hill torched by 2018's Holy fire, in Lake Elsinore, March 15.
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California poppies bloom near a hill torched by 2018's Holy fire, in Lake Elsinore, March 15.

California poppies bloom behind the charred remains of the Holy fire, March 15.
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California poppies bloom behind the charred remains of the Holy fire, March 15.

California poppies bloom near a hill that was burned by 2018's Holy fire, in Lake Elsinore, March 15.
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California poppies bloom near a hill that was burned by 2018's Holy fire, in Lake Elsinore, March 15.

Canterbury bells bloom near the charred remains of the Holy fire, March 15.
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Canterbury bells bloom near the charred remains of the Holy fire, March 15.

Wild poppies blanket the hills of Walker Canyon, March 12.
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Wild poppies blanket the hills of Walker Canyon, March 12.

A visitor passes a park sign during a "super bloom," March 17.
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A visitor passes a park sign during a "super bloom," March 17.

People walk among wildflowers in bloom, March 6.
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People walk among wildflowers in bloom, March 6.

A man photographs a woman painting flowers, March 12.
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A man photographs a woman painting flowers, March 12.

A man takes pictures of wildflowers in bloom, March 6.
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A man takes pictures of wildflowers in bloom, March 6.

A woman holds her baby amid wildflowers in bloom, March 6.
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A woman holds her baby amid wildflowers in bloom, March 6.


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