• Double O Arch

    Arches

    National Park Utah

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ASCLEPIADACEAE

(Milkweed Family)
Asclepias latifolia

BROADLEAF MILKWEED

 


ASTERACEAE

(Sunflower Family)
Ambrosia acanthicarpa

BUR RAGWEED

 
Ambrosia acanthicarpa
    


ASTERACEAE

(Sunflower Family)
Artemisia bigelovii

BIGELOW'S SAGEBRUSH

 


ASTERACEAE

(Sunflower Family)
Artemisia ludoviciana

LOUISIANA WORMWOOD

 


ASTERACEAE

(Sunflower Family)
Artemisia tridentata

BIG SAGEBRUSH

 
Artemisia tridentata
    


ASTERACEAE

(Sunflower Family)
Brickellia longifolia

LONGLEAF BRICKELLBUSH

 


ASTERACEAE

(Sunflower Family)
Chrysopsis villosa

HAIRY GOLDENASTER

 


ASTERACEAE

(Sunflower Family)
Chrysothamnus nauseosus

RUBBER RABBITBRUSH

 
Chrysothamnus nauseosus
    


ASTERACEAE

(Sunflower Family)
Chrysothamnus parryi

PARRY'S RABBITBRUSH

 

Did You Know?

Landscape Arch

Landscape Arch is the longest arch in Arches National Park, measuring 306 feet from base to base. In 1991, a massive slab of rock fell from its underside, resulting in an even thinner ribbon of rock.