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    Arches

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November Flowers Page 3


LAMIACEAE

(Mint Family)
Poliomintha incana

ROSEMARY MINT

 


MALVACEAE

(Mallow Family)
Sphaeralcea coccinea

SCARLET GLOBEMALLOW

 
Sphaeralcea coccinea
    


MALVACEAE

(Mallow Family)
Sphaeralcea leptophylla

SLENDERLEAF GLOBEMALLOW

 


MALVACEAE

(Mallow Family)
Sphaeralcea parvifolia

SMALL-LEAF GLOBEMALLOW

 


NYCTAGINACEAE
(Four O'Clock Family)
Mirabilis linearis

NARROWLEAF UMBRELLAWORT

 
Mirabilis linearis
    


ONAGRACEAE

(Evening-primrose Family)
Oenothera caespitosa

DWARF EVENING-PRIMROSE

 


POLYGONACEAE
(Buckwheat Family)
Eriogonum corymbosum

CORYMBED BUCKWHEAT

 


POLYGONACEAE

(Buckwheat Family)
Eriogonum inflatum

DESERT TRUMPET

 
Eriogonum inflatum
    


ROSACEAE

(Rose Family)
Purshia mexicana

CLIFFROSE

 


ZYGOPHYLLACEAE
(Caltrop Family)
Tribulus terrestris


GOAT-HEAD (PUNCTURE VINE; CALTROP)

Did You Know?

John Wesley Wolfe

In the late 1800s, John Wesley Wolfe, a disabled Civil War veteran, and his son, Fred, built a homestead in what is now Arches National Park. A weathered log cabin, root cellar, and corral remain as evidence of the primitive ranch they operated for more than 10 years.