• Double O Arch

    Arches

    National Park Utah

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SCROPHULARIACEAE
(Figwort Family)
Penstemon eatonii

EATON'S PENSTEMON

 


SCROPHULARIACEAE
(Figwort Family)
Penstemon utahensis

UTAH PENSTEMON

 
Penstemon utahensis
    


SOLANACEAE
(Potato Family)
Datura wrightii

SACRED DATURA

 


TAMARICACEAE
(Tamarisk Family)
Tamarix chinensis

TAMARISK

 
Tamarix chinensis
    

Did You Know?

Detail of petroglyph panel

Native Americans never inhabited Arches on a year-round basis, though they certainly roamed the area searching for wild game, useful plants and rocks for tool-making. Petroglyphs near Wolfe Ranch are thought to have been created by Indians from the Ute/Paiute cultures. More...