• Wind Cave National Park - Two Worlds

    Wind Cave

    National Park South Dakota

Grasses - Junegrass

Junegrass - Koeleria macrantha, K. cristata, K. gracilis, K. pyramidata
Junegrass - Koeleria macrantha, K. cristata, K. gracilis, K. pyramidata
NPS Photo by Jim Pisarowicz
 
Junegrass greens up earlier than most other grasses and provides excellent florage. After the seeds are set the entire plant becomes a golden yellow color.

Did You Know?

A picture of Alvin McDonald in his caving hat.

Alvin McDonald was the first systematic explorer of Wind Cave. He explored the cave from 1890 until his death in 1893. More...