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    Arches

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AGAVACEAE
(Yucca Family)
Yucca harrimaniae

HARRIMAN'S YUCCA

 


ANACARDIACEAE
(Cashew Family)

Toxicodendron rydbergii

POISON IVY

 


APIACEAE

(Carrot Family)
Cymopterus purpurascens

WIDEWING SPRING-PARSLEY

 
Cymopterus purpurascens
    


APOCYNACEAE
(Dogbane Family)
Amsonia tomentosa

TOMENTOSE AMSONIA

 


APOCYNACEAE

(Dogbane Family)
Apocynum cannabinum

DOGBANE

 
Apocynum cannabinum
    


ASCLEPIADACEAE

(Milkweed Family)
Asclepias latifolia

BROADLEAF MILKWEED

 


ASTERACEAE

(Sunflower Family)
Brickellia longifolia

LONGLEAF BRICKELLBUSH

 


ASTERACEAE
(Sunflower Family)
Chaenactis stevioides

STEVIA DUSTY-MAIDEN

 


ASTERACEAE

(Sunflower Family)
Chaetopappa ericoides

ROSE-HEATH

 

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...