• 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.

Did You Know?

A picture of Alvin McDonald in his caving hat.

Alvin McDonald was the first systematic explorer of Wind Cave. He explored the cave from 1890 until his death in 1893. More...