• Wind Cave National Park - Two Worlds

    Wind Cave

    National Park South Dakota

Grasses - Foxtail Barley

Foxtail Barley - Hordeum jubatum
Foxtail Barley - Hordeum jubatum
NPS Photo by Jim Pisarowicz
 
The Lakota called this grass "fluffy light-colored grass" and "tickle face."

Did You Know?

Bull elk in the park.

A Rocky Mountain bull elk weighs between 700 - 800 pounds. Rocky Mountain elk were introduced to the park in 1914 and 1916. More...