• Double O Arch

    Arches

    National Park Utah

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ASTERACEAE

(Sunflower Family)
Hymenoxys acaulis

STEMLESS WOOLLYBASE

 


ASTERACEAE
(Sunflower Family)
Lygodesmia grandiflora

SHOWY RUSHPINK

 
Lygodesmia grandiflora
    


ASTERACEAE
(Sunflower Family)
Machaeranthera canescens

HOARY SPINE ASTER

 


ASTERACEAE
(Sunflower Family)
Malacothrix sonchoides

SOWTHISTLE DESERT DANDELION

 
Malacothrix sonchoides
    

ASTERACEAE
(Sunflower Family)

Petradoria pumila

ROCK GOLDENROD

 


ASTERACEAE
(Sunflower Family)
Platyschkuhria integrifolia

NAKEDSTEM BAHIA

 


ASTERACEAE

(Sunflower Family)
Senecio multilobatus

UINTA GROUNDSEL

 


ASTERACEAE

(Sunflower Family)
Stephanomeria exigua

ANNUAL WIRELETTUCE

 


ASTERACEAE

(Sunflower Family)
Townsendia incana

SILVERY TOWNSENDIA

 

Did You Know?

Close up of biological soil crust

The dirt is alive! A living crust called "Biological Soil Crust" covers much of Arches and the surrounding area. Composed of algae, lichens and bacteria, this crust provides a secure foundation for desert plants. Please stay on roads and trails to avoid trampling this important resource. More...