• South Window

    Arches

    National Park Utah

August Flowers Page 2


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?

John Wesley Wolfe

In the late 1800s, John Wesley Wolfe, a disabled Civil War veteran, and his son, Fred, built a homestead in what is now Arches National Park. A weathered log cabin, root cellar, and corral remain as evidence of the primitive ranch they operated for more than 10 years.