• Wind Cave National Park - Two Worlds

    Wind Cave

    National Park South Dakota

Wildflowers - Nodding Onion

Nodding Onion - Allium cernuum
Nodding Onion - Allium cernuum
NPS Photo by Jim Pisarowicz
 
Nodding onions, like all wild onions are edible. Caution must be taken in eating wild onions, because without flowers, they maybe confused with deathcamas which is poisonous.

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Bull elk in the park.

A Rocky Mountain bull elk weighs between 700 - 800 pounds. Rocky Mountain elk were introduced to the park in 1914 and 1916. More...