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October Flowers Page 1

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ASTERACEAE

(Sunflower Family)
Ambrosia acanthicarpa

BUR RAGWEED

 


ASTERACEAE

(Sunflower Family)
Artemisia bigelovii

BIGELOW'S SAGEBRUSH

 
Artemisia bigelovii
    


ASTERACEAE
(Sunflower Family)
Artemisia filifolia

OLD MAN SAGE

 


ASTERACEAE

(Sunflower Family)
Artemisia ludoviciana

LOUISIANA WORMWOOD

 


ASTERACEAE

(Sunflower Family)
Artemisia tridentata

BIG SAGEBRUSH

 
Artemisia tridentata
    


ASTERACEAE
(Sunflower Family)
Brickellia longifolia

LONGLEAF BRICKELLBUSH

 


ASTERACEAE
(Sunflower Family)
Chrysopsis villosa

HAIRY GOLDENASTER

 


ASTERACEAE

(Sunflower Family)
Chrysothamnus nauseosus

RUBBER RABBITBRUSH

 
Chrysothamnus nauseosus
    


ASTERACEAE

(Sunflower Family)
Chrysothamnus parryi

PARRY'S RABBITBRUSH

 

Did You Know?

Ed Abbey

Edward Abbey worked as a seasonal park ranger at Arches in the late 1950s. His 1968 memoir of this experience, "Desert Solitaire," has become a classic of desert literature.