Desert Store

San Diego County Native Plants Third Edition provides a comprehensive photographic guide to the flora of the region.



See the Latest Wildflower and Desert Plant Report  


Desert Shrubs & Trees  


Index of Anza-Borrego Desert Plants Referenced On Our Website


Some interesting information about Anza-Borrego blooms by Tom Chester


Photo Gallery :Flowers of the Desert Garden (Native & Non-Native)


If you love desert plants and flowers and you want to share what you find on your Anza-Borrego outings, then we have a way you can get involved! 

Send us your flower reports!  Tell us what you are seeing and where you are seeing it.  Or just join our email list and we will send you updates.

We cannot use each and every report or photo that we get as we will try to provide fresh information without too many repeats.  But don't be discouraged, your photos will be held and may be used in the future. 

It is easy to make your report:

  • You can use the form below to send your report or get on the email list.

  • You can email your reports and pictures to  This is best if you have more than one photo.

  • You can text reports and/or pictures directly from your phone to 760-538-3476.

  • You can even stop by in person and tell us what you saw!   The ABDNHA Nature Center, 652 Palm Canyon Drive, one block west of Christmas Circle.


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Note: If you want to send more than one photo with your report, it will be best to email them to