• Wind Cave National Park - Two Worlds

    Wind Cave

    National Park South Dakota

Wildflowers - Prairie Chickweed

Prairie Chickweed, Field Chickweed, Cerastium arvense
Prairie Chickweed, Field Chickweed, Mouse-ear Chickweed - Cerastium arvense
NPS Photo by Jim Pisarowicz
 
In wet springs, Prairie Chickweed can create showy, white patches, especially in the Red Valley grassy areas of the park.

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Prairie Dog Barking

Lewis and Clark, while on their journey up the Missouri River in 1804, noted that this "wild dog of the prairie...appears here in infinite numbers." More...