• Double O Arch

    Arches

    National Park Utah

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CHENOPODIACEAE
(Goosefoot Family)

Salsola tragus

RUSSIAN-THISTLE

 

CHENOPODIACEAE
(Goosefoot Family)

Sarcobatus vermiculatus

GREASEWOOD

 
Sarcobatus vermiculatus
    

CONVOLVULACEAE
(Convolvulus Family)

Convulvulus arvensis

BINDWEED

 

ELAEAGNACEAE
(Oleaster Family)

Elaeagnus angustifolia

RUSSIAN OLIVE

 
Elaeagnus angustifolia
    

EPHEDRACEAE
(Jointfir Family)

Ephedra torreyana

TORREY'S MORMON TEA

 


EPHEDRACEAE
(Jointfir Family)

Ephedra viridis

MORMON TEA

 


EUPHORBIACEAE

(Spurge Family)
Chamaesyce fendleri

FENDLER'S SPURGE

 


EUPHORBIACEAE

(Spurge Family)
Euphorbia brachycera

SHORTHORN SPURGE

 


FABACEAE

(Pea Family)
Astragalus amphioxys

CRESCENT MILKVETCH

 

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.