• Sunrise at the Cholla Cactus Garden

    Joshua Tree

    National Park California

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  • Cottonwood Trails Closed

    Trail access remains closed to Cottonwood Spring Oasis, Lost Palms Oasis, and Mastodon Peak. More »

  • Deteriorating conditions on Black Rock Canyon Road

    The road leading to Black Rock campground has deep potholes, is deeply rutted, and can be difficult to negotiate, especially in large vehicles. Please drive with caution.

Calochortus striatus Parish

Family Common
Name
Bloom
Period
Elevation
in meters
Growth
Habit
Nativity
Liliaceae alkali mariposa lily Apr-Jun 800-1400 perennial bulb native
 
Species Closeup
NPS/Tasha La Doux
 
Species Habitat
NPS

Did You Know?

Fault map of the park

Joshua Tree is crisscrossed with hundreds of faults, and is a great place to see raw rocks and the effects of earthquakes. The famous San Andreas Fault bounds the south side of the park and can be observed from Keys View. More...