The wet and chilly winter is coming to a close.
Monday marked the first day of spring, and its effects can be seen all around town, but especially on the outskirts.
The superbloom is a phenomenon when a massive amount wildflowers bloom simultaneously, creating a vibrant explosion of color.
The landscape along State Route 347 and SR 238 is now vibrant, including the yellow Globe Chamomile (Oncosiphon pilulifer) and the orange Globemallow (Sphaeralcea).
Here is a photo gallery by Brian Petersheim Jr. of the colorful landscape:
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