• Double O Arch

    Arches

    National Park Utah

September Flowers Page 5


MALVACEAE

(Mallow Family)
Sphaeralcea parvifolia

SMALL-LEAF GLOBEMALLOW

 


NYCTAGINACEAE
(Four O'Clock Family)
Abronia fragrans

SAND-VERBENA

 
Abronia fragrans
    


NYCTAGINACEAE
(Four O'Clock Family)
Allionia incarnata

TRAILING WINDMILLS

 


NYCTAGINACEAE

(Four O'Clock Family)
Mirabilis linearis

NARROWLEAF UMBRELLAWORT

 


ONAGRACEAE

(Evening-primrose Family)
Oenothera caespitosa

DWARF EVENING-PRIMROSE

 
Oenothera caespitosa
    


ONAGRACEAE
(Evening-primrose Family)
Oenothera longissima

BRIDGES EVENING-PRIMROSE

 


ONAGRACEAE
(Evening-primrose Family)
Oenothera pallida

PALE EVENING-PRIMROSE

 


POLEMONIACEAE

(Phlox Family)
Ipomopsis aggregata

SCARLET GILIA

 
Ipomopsis aggregata
    


POLYGONACEAE

(Buckwheat Family)
Eriogonum corymbosum

CORYMBED BUCKWHEAT

 

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.