• Double O Arch

    Arches

    National Park Utah

April Flowers Page 1

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ACERACEAE

(Maple Family)
Acer negundo

BOXELDER

 


AGAVACEAE
(Yucca Family)
Yucca harrimaniae

HARRIMAN'S YUCCA

 
Yucca harrimaniae
    


ANACARDIACEAE
(Cashew Family)
Rhus aromatica

SKUNKBUSH

 


APIACEAE
(Carrot Family)
Cymopterus acaulis var. fendleri

FENDLER'S SPRING-PARSLEY

 
Cymopterus acaulis
    


APIACEAE

(Carrot Family)
Cymopterus newberryi

SWEETROOT SPRING-PARSLEY

 
Cymopterus newberryi
    


APIACEAE

(Carrot Family)
Cymopterus purpurascens

WIDEWING SPRING-PARSLEY

 


APIACEAE

(Carrot Family)
Cymopterus purpureus var. purpureus

PURPLE SPRING-PARSLEY

 


APIACEAE

(Carrot Family)
Lomatium latilobum

CANYONLANDS BISCUITROOT

 


APIACEAE

(Carrot Family)
Lomatium parryi

PARRY'S BISCUITROOT

 

Did You Know?

John Wesley Wolfe

In the late 1800s, John Wesley Wolfe, a disabled Civil War veteran, and his son, Fred, built a homestead in what is now Arches National Park. A weathered log cabin, root cellar, and corral remain as evidence of the primitive ranch they operated for more than 10 years.