• Double O Arch

    Arches

    National Park Utah

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LILIACEAE

(Lily Family)
Zigadenus vaginatus

ALCOVE DEATH CAMUS

 


LINACEAE
(Flax Family)
Linum aristatum

BROOM-FLAX

 
Linum aristatum
    


LOASACEAE

(Loasa Family)
Mentzelia sp.

BLAZING STAR

 


MALVACEAE

(Mallow Family)
Sphaeralcea coccinea

SCARLET GLOBEMALLOW

 


MALVACEAE
(Mallow Family)
Sphaeralcea leptophylla

SLENDERLEAF GLOBEMALLOW

 
Sphaeralcea leptophylla
    


MALVACEAE

(Mallow Family)
Sphaeralcea parvifolia

SMALL-LEAF GLOBEMALLOW

 


NYCTAGINACEAE

(Four O'Clock Family)
Abronia fragrans

SAND-VERBENA

 


NYCTAGINACEAE

(Four O'Clock Family)
Allionia incarnata

TRAILING WINDMILLS

 
Allionia incarnata
    


NYCTAGINACEAE

(Four O'Clock Family)
Mirabilis linearis

NARROWLEAF UMBRELLAWORT

 

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.