• Wind Cave National Park - Two Worlds

    Wind Cave

    National Park South Dakota

Wildflowers - Dotted Gayfeather

Dotted Gayfeather - Liatris punctata
Dotted Gayfeather, Dotted Blazing Star - Liatris punctata
NPS Photo by Jim Pisarowicz
 
Dotted Gayfeather is highly drought resistant because of it deep taproot.

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Porcupine in tree

Porcupine babies are called porcupettes. When they are born they have 15,000 quills. Porcupettes are born in the spring and, lucky for mom, the quills are soft. They can climb trees within an hour of birth. More...