Blooming in the desert - when the impossible happens
Our planet is unpredictable and from time to time reveals incredible natural phenomena that are hard to believe. Let's take a look at wildflowers that decorate deserts around the world in spring.
Desert bloom is a climate phenomenon that can occur in any desert. If the rainfall is quite sufficient it makes seeds germinate and bloom in spring.
#1 Wadi Rum desert or the Valley of the Moon in Jordan
#2 Sonoran Desert in United States and Mexico
It is the only place where you can see saguaro cactus in the wild. Besides there are a lot of other cactuses that begin to bloom in spring.
#3 Atacama Desert, Chile
Moderate rainfalls can turn one of the driest places on Earth into a fantastically beautiful blooming carpet.
#4 Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, southern California
The temperature is also important. If it is too cold at night or in case the sun is too hot during the day the seeds won't grow.
#5 Mulla Mulla wildflowers blooming in Australian Outback
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