"The Flower Fields of Carlsbad" Flora / Fauna Tip by Ed_G

Flora / Fauna, California: 8 reviews and 19 photos

  Color surrounds you at The Flower Fields
by Ed_G

This is a "must see" while visiting the San Diego area in the spring. Opening in the middle of March the blooming giant Tecolote Ranunculus are a colorful sight to see. In rainbow bands of color, they streach out over 50 acres and offer a relaxing quiet walk.
There is also a rose garden to walk around taking in the fragrent smells of all the different rose blooms.
Want to take home some memories with you? They offer a large assortment of bulbs and starter plants to choose from in a well stocked and nicely laid out gift store.
If you visit in the late afternoon-early evening you can take in a beautiful California sunset from the higher walkways of the fields.

Address: 5704 Pasio Del Norte, Carlsbad, California, 92008
Directions: Take I-5 and exit on Palomar Airport Road in Carlsbad (look for the landmark windmill). Go east approx. one block to the first cross street , (Paseo Del Norte), turn left. Make an immediate right into The Flower Fields' parking lot.
Phone: 760-431-0352
Website: http://www.theflowerfields.com

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Nov 10, 2003
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