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Wildflowers - Curly Dock

Curly Dock - Rumex crispus
Curly Dock - Rumex crispus
NPS Photo by Jim Pisarowicz
 

Curly Dock is one of several invasive, introduced Docks that can be found in the Black Hills. Leaves of docks are high in iron and vitamines A and C.

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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...