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    Wind Cave

    National Park South Dakota

Trees - Lanceleaf Cottonwood

Lanceleaf Cottonwood - Populus x acuminata
Lanceleaf Cottonwood - Populus x acuminata
NPS Photo by Jim Pisarowicz
 
Lanceleaf Cottonwood grows along streams. It reproduces by root suckers and by the rooting of branches buried in wet soil.

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Stemless Hymenoxys

The scientific name for the Stemless Hymenoxys is Hymemoxys acaulis. Acaulis means "stemless" and referes to the leafless stalks which bear the flower heads. More...