• Wind Cave National Park - Two Worlds

    Wind Cave

    National Park South Dakota

Wildflowers - Southern Shootingstar

Southern Shootingstar, Darkthroat Shootingstar - Podecatheon pulchellum, D. pauciflorum
Southern Shootingstar, Darkthroat Shootingstar - Podecatheon pulchellum, D. pauciflorum
NPS Photo by Kevin Jackson
 
Southern Shootingstar occurs in the park in marshy soil along streams or other wet areas.

Did You Know?

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...