Atacama desert red flowers- About 200 plant species popped up thanks to the rain. Some, like the Garra de León, are found nowhere else in the world.
Unusually heavy spring rains in the Atacama Desert create a stunning natural phenomenon known as desierto florido, which means "flowering desert" in Spanish.
Atacama: Where Desert Bursts Into Colorful Flowers
Photos of endemic and rare flowers of the Atacama desert in north Chile. Every few years after a rainy winter Desierto florido or desert in bloom occurs.