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    Wind Cave

    National Park South Dakota

Wildflowers - American Vetch

American Vetch - Vicia americana
American Vetch - Vicia americana
NPS Photo by Jim Pisarowicz
 
American Vetch is a good forage for grazing animals. Plains Indians prepared the tender, young stems and seeds in many ways.

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Littleleaf Pussytoes

Littleleaf pussytoes can vary in color by elevation. Generally at higher elevations the plant has deeply pink bracts. At lower elevations they are more commonly white. More...