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Wildflowers - Lambert Crazyweed

Lambert Crazyweed, Purple Locoweed - Oxytropis lambertii
Lambert Crazyweed, Purple Locoweed - Oxytropis lambertii
NPS Photo by Gail Cruse
 
Lambert Crazyweed is the most common crazyweed in the grasslands of the Northern Plains. This herb is toxic to all grazing animals if enough is eaten.

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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...