• Wind Cave National Park - Two Worlds

    Wind Cave

    National Park South Dakota

Wildflowers - Black Medic

Black Medic - Medicago lupulina
Black Medic - Medicago lupulina
NPS Photo by Jim Pisarowicz
 
Black Medic is most inacessible to grazing animals because it grows so low to the ground. Upland game birds and waterfowl may eat its seeds.

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.