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Cover Story - April 28, 2023

Spring's vibrant palette

Local parks and hills put on a wildflower show after rainy winter

by Sue Dremann

Dazzling displays of wildflowers are blanketing vast areas of California, often in places where aficionados say they haven't seen them before. The kaleidoscopic colors of orange California poppies, deep blue lupine and fields and hillsides of gold have been called a superbloom. It's nature's great gift after months of pounding rain.

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Posted by Silver Linings
a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Apr 28, 2023 at 9:44 am

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Thank you! Bit off more than I could chew at Edgewood but it was worth it. Blankets of flowers covering whole meadows. (Bring an actual camera, phones not up to the task if you want photos.). Lots of poison oak though…

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