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FABACEAE

(Pea Family)
Astragalus lentiginosus

FRECKLED MILKVETCH

 


FABACEAE

(Pea Family)
Astragalus mollissimus

WOOLLY LOCOWEED

 
Astragalus mollissimus
    


FABACEAE

(Pea Family)
Astragalus praelongus

STINKING MILKVETCH

 


FABACEAE

(Pea Family)
Hedysarum boreale

NORTHERN SWEETVETCH

 


FABACEAE
(Pea Family)
Lupinus pusillus

DWARF LUPINE

 
Lupinus pusillus
    


FABACEAE

(Pea Family)
Melilotus officinalis

YELLOW SWEET-CLOVER

 


FABACEAE

(Pea Family)
Sophora stenophylla

SILVERY SOPHORA

 


FAGACEAE

(Beech Family)
Quercus havardii

SHINNERY OAK

 
Quercus havardii
    


FUMARIACEAE

(Bleedingheart Family)
Corydalis aurea

GOLDEN CORYDALIS

 

Did You Know?

Pinyon Pine

Pinyon trees do not produce pine nuts every year. These delicious nuts can only be harvested every three to seven years. This irregular schedule prevents animals from adapting to an abundance of pine nuts and guarantees that at least some nuts will become new trees instead of a quick meal.