• Double O Arch

    Arches

    National Park Utah

April Flowers Page 11


MALVACEAE

(Mallow Family)
Sphaeralcea leptophylla

SLENDERLEAF GLOBEMALLOW

 


MALVACEAE
(Mallow Family)
Sphaeralcea parvifolia

SMALL-LEAF GLOBEMALLOW

 
Sphaeralcea parvifolia
    


NYCTAGINACEAE
(Four O'Clock Family)
Abronia fragrans

SAND-VERBENA

 


NYCTAGINACEAE
(Four O'Clock Family)
Allionia incarnata

TRAILING WINDMILLS

 


OLEACEAE
(Olive Family)
Fraxinus anomala

SINGLELEAF ASH

 
Fraxinus anomala
    


ONAGRACEAE
(Evening-primrose Family)
Oenothera caespitosa

DWARF EVENING-PRIMROSE

 


ONAGRACEAE

(Evening-primrose Family)
Oenothera longissima

BRIDGES EVENING-PRIMROSE

 


ONAGRACEAE

(Evening-primrose Family)
Oenothera pallida

PALE EVENING-PRIMROSE

 
Oenothera pallida
    


ORCHIDACEAE

(Orchid Family)
Epipactus gigantea

GIANT EPIPACTUS

 

Did You Know?

Detail of petroglyph panel

Native Americans never inhabited Arches on a year-round basis, though they certainly roamed the area searching for wild game, useful plants and rocks for tool-making. Petroglyphs near Wolfe Ranch are thought to have been created by Indians from the Ute/Paiute cultures. More...