• Wind Cave National Park - Two Worlds

    Wind Cave

    National Park South Dakota

Wildflowers - Dame's Rocket

Dames Rocket, Sweet Rocket, Dame's Violet - Hesperis matronalis
Dames Rocket, Sweet Rocket, Dame's Violet - Hesperis matronalis
NPS Photo by Jim Pisarowicz
 
The sweet scent of the flowers of the Dame's Rocket is very pronouced in the evening. The name Hesperis means "Vesper-flower."

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boxwork

Wind Cave is one of the longest caves in the world and has an amazing amount of a rare cave formation called boxwork. More...