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After dry winter, Az’s wildflower blooms may be busts
Posted Mar 3, 2014
Brittany Elena Morris Cronkite News Service
The annual spring explosion of yellow, purple and blue wildflowers in the Arizona desert may be lackluster this year because of the dry winter. That's bad news not just for wildflower aficionados but for communities that rely on blooms to lure people and their wallets.
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