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Desert in bloom

Desert in bloom (bloom desert) is a natural event that occurs in several desert in the world, and one of them, perhaps the most famous, the Atacama, which is located in the north of Chile. This event covers an area of almost 200 kilometers between the city of Vallenar and Copiapó city, both in coastal areas. AC, the event is associated with El Nino which involves heating of the sea currents on the shore, which leads to increase precipitate. As for the flowers, flourishes here about 200 species most of which are endemic (can not be found anywhere else in the world). Different types of flowers grow in different parts of the desert, with its peak growth experienced between September and November.

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