• Wind Cave National Park - Two Worlds

    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.

Did You Know?

Sign used at Wind Cave in 1903 when the cave became a national park.

Wind Cave is the first cave in the world to be designated as a national park. That occurred on January 9, 1903.