• Double O Arch

    Arches

    National Park Utah

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ASTERACEAE

(Sunflower Family)
Chrysothamnus viscidiflorus

VISCID RABBITBRUSH

 


ASTERACEAE

(Sunflower Family)
Conyza canadensis

HORSEWEED

 
Conyza canadensis
    


ASTERACEAE

(Sunflower Family)
Encelia frutescens

BUSH ENCELIA

 


ASTERACEAE

(Sunflower Family)
Erigeron utahensis

UTAH DAISY

 


ASTERACEAE

(Sunflower Family)
Gaillardia pinnatifida

HOPI BLANKETFLOWER

 
Gaillardia pinnatifida
    


ASTERACEAE

(Sunflower Family)
Grindelia fastigiata

ERECT GUMWEED

 


ASTERACEAE

(Sunflower Family)
Gutierrezia sarothrae

BROOM SNAKEWEED

 


ASTERACEAE

(Sunflower Family)
Haplopappus armerioides

THRIFTY GOLDENWEED

 
Haplopappus armerioides
    


ASTERACEAE

(Sunflower Family)
Helianthus annuus

COMMON SUNFLOWER

 

Did You Know?

Detail of petroglyph panel

Native Americans never inhabited Arches on a year-round basis, though they certainly roamed the area searching for wild game, useful plants and rocks for tool-making. Petroglyphs near Wolfe Ranch are thought to have been created by Indians from the Ute/Paiute cultures. More...