Plants and Wildflowers
Yellowstone is home to more than 1,350 species of vascular plants, of which 218 are non-native.
• Wildflowers (84KB pdf)
• Exotic Vegetation Management in Yellowstone (318 KB pdf)
For more information on plants in Yellowstone visit the Greater Yellowstone Science Learning Center.
Did You Know?
There are more people hurt by bison than by bears each year in Yellowstone. Park regulations state that visitors must stay at least 25 yards away from bison or elk and 100 yards away from bears.