• Double O Arch

    Arches

    National Park Utah

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  • Delicate Arch Viewpoint Inaccessible

    Wolfe Ranch and the hiking trail to Delicate Arch are open, but flood waters and mud have blocked the road to Delicate Arch Viewpoint.

  • Safety in Bear Country

    Black bears have been seen near Devils Garden Campground. Don't lure or feed them. Dispose of trash in designated receptacles; don't leave it in bags or other soft containers. Store food in vehicles or hard containers when not being prepared or consumed. More »

April Flowers Page 5


BORAGINACEAE

(Borage Family)
Lappula occidentalis

WESTERN STICKSEED

 


BORAGINACEAE
(Borage Family)
Lithospermum incisum

SHOWY STONESEED

 
Lithospermum incisum
    


BRASSICACEAE
(Mustard Family)
Arabis perennans

COMMON ROCKCRESS

 


BRASSICACEAE
(Mustard Family)
Arabis pulchra

PRETTY ROCKCRESS

 


BRASSICACEAE

(Mustard Family)
Chorispora tenella

MUSK MUSTARD

 
Chorispora tenella
    


BRASSICACEAE

(Mustard Family)
Descurainia sophia

FLIXWEED

 


BRASSICACEAE

(Mustard Family)
Dithyrea wislizenii

SPECTACLE-POD

 


BRASSICACEAE

(Mustard Family)
Draba cuneifolia

WEDGELEAF

 
Draba cuneifolia
    


BRASSICACEAE

(Mustard Family)
Erysimum asperum

WALLFLOWER

 

Did You Know?

Close up of biological soil crust

The dirt is alive! A living crust called "Biological Soil Crust" covers much of Arches and the surrounding area. Composed of algae, lichens and bacteria, this crust provides a secure foundation for desert plants. Please stay on roads and trails to avoid trampling this important resource. More...