Carlsbad Flower Fields already showing their true colors

CARLSBAD, Calif. — An unusually wet season already has the Flower Fields in Carlsbad blooming with color.

SkyFOX flew over the area late Wednesday morning. Images from the chopper showed stripes of color already clearly on display:

The Carlsbad Flower Fields are showing their colors earlier than usual this year, thanks to a unusually wet season. This image was taken by SkyFOX on March 13.

Flowers Field staff expect an especially vibrant season after recent winter storms blanketed the area with rain. “Superblooms” are flourishing across the state thanks to the precipitation.

Peak season for the flowers is usually mid-March through mid-April.

Read our full guide to visiting the fields here.

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