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    Arches

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May Flowers Page 17


SCROPHULARIACEAE

(Figwort Family)
Castilleja linariifolia

LINEARLEAF PAINTBRUSH

 


SCROPHULARIACEAE
(Figwort Family)
Penstemon cyanocaulis

BLUESTEM PENSTEMON

 
Penstemon cyanocaulis
    


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

 

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...