The Best of Balboa Park in Bloom

Please join me in a look at Balboa Park in Bloom‘s Best!


Flowering Peach

African Tulip

Naked Coral

Flowering Plum

Strawberry Snowball

Trunk of a Floss Silk. Yeah, go ahead and climb…

Brazilian Coral

Helen Borcher Flowering Peach

Magnolia. From the age of the dinosaurs.

Speaking of prehistoric animals…


South African Coral

Trunk of Australian Tea Tree. How’s that for architecture?


Red Flowering Gum

Kapok (aka cotton balls) on a Floss Silk

Australian Flame

Tea Trees


Pink Trumpet


Gold Medallion

Cape Chestnut


African Tulip

Floss Silk

Cockspur Coral


If you’d like to learn more about the trees pictured above, just go to the “Balboa Park” section of this site ( and check out all the monthly “Balboa Park in Bloom” posts.

You can check out the rest of the Balboa Park in Bloom collection to discover UNIQUE surprises about the park’s history! That’s no hyperbole.

For example, check out this EXCLUSIVE post about a special tour of the park’s flora, written by one of its early foreman.


Thanks for reading and stay tuned!!!

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