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    Wind Cave

    National Park South Dakota

Wildflowers - Littleleaf Pussytoes

Littleleaf Pussytoes, Pink Pussytoes, Red Pussytoes, Antennaria microphylla, A. rosea
Littleleaf Pussytoes, Pink Pussytoes, Red Pussytoes - Antennaria microphylla, A. rosea
NPS Photo by Jim Pisarowicz

Littleleaf pussytoes can vary in color by elevation. Generally at higher elevations the plant has deeply pink bracts. At lower elevations they are more commonly white.

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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...