• South Window

    Arches

    National Park Utah

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ORCHIDACEAE

(Orchid Family)
Epipactus gigantea

GIANT EPIPACTUS

 


PINACEAE
(Pine Family)

Pinus edulis

PINYON

 


POLYGONACEAE

(Buckwheat Family)
Eriogonum alatum

WINGED BUCKWHEAT

 
Eriogonum alatum
    


POLYGONACEAE

(Buckwheat Family)
Rumex hymenosepalus

CANAIGRE

 


RHAMNACEAE

(Buckthorn Family)
Rhamnus betulifolia

BIRCHLEAF BUCKTHORN

 
Rhamnus betulifolia
    


RUBIACEAE

(Madder Family)
Galium multiflorum

SHRUBBY BEDSTRAW

 


SALICACEAE

(Willow Family)
Populus fremontii

FREMONT'S COTTONWOOD

 

SCROPHULARIACEAE
(Figwort Family)
Castilleja chromosa

COMMON PAINTBRUSH

 


SCROPHULARIACEAE
(Figwort Family)
Catilleja linariifolia

LINEARLEAF PAINTBRUSH

 


ULMACEAE
(Elm Family)

Ulmus pumila

SIBERIAN ELM

 

Did You Know?

Landscape Arch

Landscape Arch is the longest arch in Arches National Park, measuring 306 feet from base to base. In 1991, a massive slab of rock fell from its underside, resulting in an even thinner ribbon of rock.