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Social media was filled with images of the vast fields of desert sunflowers, purple verbena, or fiery red ocotillo flowers.
Mexican beige pebbles and Malibu landscape boulders came next, followed by aloes, succulents, Beaucarnea recurvata, ocotillo and camellia.
Spotting a great blue heron in flight over a field of cactus and ocotillo in the Borrego desert just didn’t seem right.
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Origin and Etymology of ocotillo
First Known Use: 1856See Words from the same year
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