Florists in Desert Hot Springs, CA
Find local Desert Hot Springs, California florists below that deliver beautiful flowers to residences, business, funeral homes and hospitals in Desert Hot Springs and surrounding areas. Choose from roses, lilies, tulips, orchids, carnations and more from the variety of flower arrangements in a vase, container or basket. Place your flower delivery order online of call.
Desert Hot Springs Flower Shops
12240 Palm Dr
Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240
Desert Hot Springs CA News
Jan 8, 2016
'Take the Waters' in SoCal's Hot Springs
Desert Hot Springs, known by the world as California’s “Spa City,” luxuriates in this treasure—a natural aquifer with nurturing qualities. You might say it is nature’s way of giving back—straight from the earth.
By the mid-1800s, the world was extolling the virtues of “taking the waters” or soaking in natural mineral hot water springs as a way to vacation, relax, renew and address various health problems. In the last half of the 19th century, California’s hot springs became one of these main healing destinations, often decadent haunts, of the socially elite, rich and famous.
The allure of taking the waters as a tourist attraction waned in the 1930s along with the growing popularity of beach resorts, with just a few locales such as Sycamore Mineral Springs remaining for more medicinal purposes. Today, the lure and attributes of the state’s rich legacy of bubbling underground water rich in minerals has been resurrected, and many historic hot springs destinations restored. Nicely, you don’t need to be rich or famous to reap the same hot water benefits today.
Even though not attributed with the same medical hyperbole as in older days, California’s promise of health and pleasure makes it the natural locale of some of the finest, many historic, hot spring resorts and spas. And many of these healthy mineral water oases are within a few hours of the desert—or right under yo... (The Desert Sun)