• Double O Arch

    Arches

    National Park Utah

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RANUNCULACEAE

(Buttercup Family)
Aquilegia micrantha

ALCOVE COLUMBINE

 


RANUNCULACEAE

(Buttercup Family)
Delphinium nuttallianum

BILOBE LARKSPUR

 
Delphinium nuttallianum
    


RANUNCULACEAE

(Buttercup Family)
Ranunculus testiculatus

BUR BUTTERCUP

 


RHAMNACEAE

(Buckthorn Family)

Rhamnus betulifolia

BIRCHLEAF BUCKTHORN

 


ROSACEAE
(Rose Family)
Amelanchier utahensis

UTAH SERVICEBERRY

 
Amelanchier utahensis
    


ROSACEAE
(Rose Family)
Cercocarpus intricatus

DWARF MOUNTAIN-MAHOGANY

 


ROSACEAE

(Rose Family)
Cercocarpus montanus

ALDER-LEAF MOUNTAIN-MAHOGANY

 


ROSACEAE
(Rose Family)
Coleogyne ramosissima

BLACKBRUSH

 
Coleogyne ramosissima
    


ROSACEAE

(Rose Family)
Purshia mexicana

CLIFFROSE

 

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.