• Double O Arch

    Arches

    National Park Utah

August Flowers Page 6


ONAGRACEAE

(Evening-primrose Family)
Oenothera caespitosa

DWARF EVENING-PRIMROSE

 


ONAGRACEAE

(Evening-primrose Family)
Oenothera longissima

BRIDGES EVENING-PRIMROSE

 
Oenothera longissima
    


ONAGRACEAE

(Evening-primrose Family)
Oenothera pallida

PALE EVENING-PRIMROSE

 


ORCHIDACEAE

(Orchid Family)
Epipactus gigantea

GIANT EPIPACTUS

 


POLEMONIACEAE

(Phlox Family)
Ipomopsis aggregata

SCARLET GILIA

 
Ipomopsis aggregata
    


POLYGONACEAE

(Buckwheat Family)
Eriogonum corymbosum

CORYMBED BUCKWHEAT

 


POLYGONACEAE

(Buckwheat Family)
Eriogonum inflatum

DESERT TRUMPET

 


POLYGONACEAE

(Buckwheat Family)
Eriogonum microthecum

SLENDER BUCKWHEAT

 
Eriogonum microthecum
    


RANUNCULACEAE

(Buttercup Family)
Aquilegia micrantha

ALCOVE COLUMBINE

 

Did You Know?

Ed Abbey

Edward Abbey worked as a seasonal park ranger at Arches in the late 1950s. His 1968 memoir of this experience, "Desert Solitaire," has become a classic of desert literature.