• South Window

    Arches

    National Park Utah

April Flowers Page 2


APOCYNACEAE

(Dogbane Family)
Amsonia tomentosa

TOMENTOSE AMSONIA

 


ASCLEPIADACEAE
(Milkweed Family)
Asclepias cryptoceras

PALLID MILKWEED

 
Asclepias cryptoceras
    


ASCLEPIADACEAE
(Milkweed Family)
Asclepias macrosperma

DWARF MILKWEED

 


ASTERACEAE
(Sunflower Family)
Artemisia spinescens

BUDSAGE

 


ASTERACEAE

(Sunflower Family)
Chaenactis stevioides

STEVIA DUSTY-MAIDEN

 
Chaenactis stevioides
    


ASTERACEAE

(Sunflower Family)
Chaetopappa ericoides

ROSE-HEATH

 


ASTERACEAE

(Sunflower Family)
Chrysopsis villosa

HAIRY GOLDENASTER

 


ASTERACEAE

(Sunflower Family)
Erigeron pulcherrimus

BASIN DAISY

 
Erigeron pulcherrimus
    


ASATERACEAE

(Sunflower Family)
Erigeron utahensis

UTAH DAISY

 

Did You Know?

Desert Bighorn Sheep

Once feared of becoming extinct, desert bighorn sheep are making a tentative comeback in southeast Utah due to reintroduction efforts by the National Park Service. There are roughly 50 sheep in Arches, though their shy nature keeps them well-hidden from most visitors. More...