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    Arches

    National Park Utah

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ANACARDIACEAE

(Cashew Family)
Rhus aromatica

SKUNKBUSH

 


ANACARDIACEAE
(Cashew Family)
Toxicodendron rydbergii

POISON IVY

 
Toxicodendron rydbergii
    


APIACEAE

(Carrot Family)
Cymopterus acaulis

FENDLER'S SPRING-PARSLEY

 


APIACEAE
(Carrot Family)
Cymopterus newberryi

SWEETROOT SPRING-PARSLEY

 


APIACEAE

(Carrot Family)
Cymopterus purpureus

PURPLE SPRING-PARSLEY

 
Cymopterus purpureus
    


APIACEAE

(Carrot Family)
Lomatium latilobum

CANYONLANDS BISCUITROOT

 


APIACEAE

(Carrot Family)
Lomatium parryi

PARRY'S BISUITROOT

 


ASCLEPIADACEAE

(Milkweed Family)
Asclepias cryptoceras

PALLID MILKWEED

 
Asclepias cryptoceras
    


ASCLEPIADACEAE

(Milkweed Family)
Asclepias latifolia

BROADLEAF MILKWEED

 

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.