• Wind Cave National Park - Two Worlds

    Wind Cave

    National Park South Dakota

Wildflowers - Leafy Phlox

Leafy Phlox, Blue Phlox, Alyssumleaf Phlox, Pointed Phlox - Phlox alyssifolia
Leafy Phlox, Pointed Phlox, Blue Phlox, Alyssumleaf Phlox - Phlox alyssifolia
NPS Photo by Jim Pisarowicz
Leafy Phlox is very drought-resistant. It grows from western South Dakota and Nebraska to the Rocky Mountains.

Did You Know?

American bison on the Wind Cave National Park prairie

The American bison is the largest terrestrial mammal in North America. Male bison can weigh a ton and can run 35 miles per hour. Do not approach bison. They weigh more and can outrun you. More...