• Double O Arch

    Arches

    National Park Utah

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ASTERACEAE

(Sunflower Family)
Helianthus petiolaris

PRAIRIE SUNFLOWER

 


ASTERACEAE

(Sunflower Family)
Hymenoxys acaulis

STEMLESS WOOLLYBASE

 
Hymenoxys acaulis
    


ASTERACEAE

(Sunflower Family)
Machaeranthera canescens

HOARY SPINE
ASTER

 


ASTERACEAE

(Sunflower Family)
Petradoria pumila

ROCK GOLDENROD

 


ASTERACEAE

(Sunflower Family)
Senecio multilobatus

UINTA GROUNDSEL

 
Senecio multilobatus
    


ASTERACEAE

(Sunflower Family)
Stephanomeria
exigua

ANNUAL WIRELETTUCE

 


ASTERACEAE

(Sunflower Family)
Vanclevea stylosa

RESINBUSH

 


BRASSICACEAE

(Mustard Family)
Lepidium montanum

MOUNTAIN PEPPERPLANT

 
Lepidium montanum
    


BRASSICACEAE

(Mustard Family)
Stanleya pinnata

PRINCE'S PLUME

 

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...