August Flowers

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Asclepiadaceae_Asclepias_latifolia2

ASCLEPIADACEAE (Milkweed Family)
Asclepias latifolia
BROADLEAF MILKWEED

Asteraceae_Ambrosia_acanthicarpa2
ASTERACEAE (Sunflower Family)
Ambrosia acanthicarpa
BUR RAGWEED
Asteraceae_Artemisia_bigelovii2
ASTERACEAE (Sunflower Family)
Artemisia bigelovii
BIGELOW'S SAGEBRUSH
Asteraceae_Artemisia_ludoviciana2
ASTERACEAE (Sunflower Family)
Artemisia ludoviciana
LOUISIANA WORMWOOD
Asteraceae_Artemisia_tridentata2
ASTERACEAE (Sunflower Family)
Artemisia tridentata
BIG SAGEBRUSH
Asteraceae_Brickellia_longifolia2
ASTERACEAE (Sunflower Family)
Brickellia longifolia
LONGLEAF BRICKELLBUSH
Asteraceae_Chrysopsis_villosa2
ASTERACEAE (Sunflower Family)
Chrysopsis villosa
HAIRY GOLDENASTER
Asteraceae_Chrysothamnus_nauseosus2
ASTERACEAE (Sunflower Family)
Chrysothamnus nauseosus
RUBBER RABBITBRUSH
Asteraceae_Chrysothamnus_parryi2
ASTERACEAE (Sunflower Family)
Chrysothamnus parryi
PARRY'S RABBITBRUSH
 
Asteraceae_Chrysothamnus_visidiflorus2
ASTERACEAE (Sunflower Family)
Chrysothamnus viscidiflorus
VISCID RABBITBRUSH
 
Asteraceae_Conyza_canadensis2
ASTERACEAE (Sunflower Family)
Conyza canadensis
HORSEWEED
 
Asteraceae_Encelia_frutescens2
ASTERACEAE (Sunflower Family)
Encelia frutescens
BUSH ENCELIA
 
Asteraceae_Erigeron_utahensis2
ASTERACEAE (Sunflower Family)
Erigeron utahensis
UTAH DAISY
 
Asteraceae_Gaillardia_pinnatifida2
ASTERACEAE (Sunflower Family)
Gaillardia pinnatifida
HOPI BLANKETFLOWER
 
Asteraceae_Grindelia_fastigiata2
ASTERACEAE (Sunflower Family)
Grindelia fastigiata
ERECT GUMWEED
 
Asteraceae_Gutierrezia_sarothrae2
ASTERACEAE (Sunflower Family)
Gutierrezia sarothrae
BROOM SNAKEWEED
 
Asteraceae_Haplopappus_armerioides2
ASTERACEAE (Sunflower Family)
Haplopappus armerioides
THRIFTY GOLDENWEED
 
Asteraceae_Helianthus_annuus2
ASTERACEAE (Sunflower Family)
Helianthus annuus
COMMON SUNFLOWER
Asteraceae_Helianthus_petiolaris2
ASTERACEAE (Sunflower Family)
Helianthus petiolaris
PRAIRIE SUNFLOWER
 
Asteraceae_Hymenoxys_acaulis2
ASTERACEAE (Sunflower Family)
Hymenoxys acaulis
STEMLESS WOOLLYBASE
 
Asteraceae_Machaeranthera_canescens2
ASTERACEAE (Sunflower Family)
Machaeranthera canescens
HOARY SPINE ASTER
 
Asteraceae_Petradoria_pumila2
ASTERACEAE (Sunflower Family)
Petradoria pumila
ROCK GOLDENROD
 
Asteraceae_Senecio_multilobatus2
ASTERACEAE (Sunflower Family)
Senecio multilobatus
UINTA GROUNDSEL
 
Asteraceae_Stephanomeria_exigua2
ASTERACEAE (Sunflower Family)
Stephanomeria exigua
ANNUAL WIRELETTUCE
 
Asteraceae_Vanclevea_stylosa2
ASTERACEAE (Sunflower Family)
Vanclevea stylosa
RESINBUSH
 
Brassicaceae_Lepidium_montanum2
BRASSICACEAE (Mustard Family)
Lepidium montanum
MOUNTAIN PEPPERPLANT
 
Brassicaceae_Stanleya_pinnata2
BRASSICACEAE (Mustard Family)
Stanleya pinnata
PRINCE'S PLUME
Capparaceae_Cleome_lutea2
CAPPARACEAE (Caper Family)
Cleome lutea
YELLOW BEEPLANT
 
Chenopodiaceae_Atriplex_canescens2
CHENOPODIACEAE (Goosefoot Family)
Atriplex canescens
FOUR-WING SALTBUSH
 
Chenopodiaceae_Salsola_tragus2
CHENOPODIACEAE (Goosefoot Family)
Salsola tragus
RUSSIAN-THISTLE
 
Chenopodiaceae_Sarcobatus_vermiculatus2
CHENOPODIACEAE (Goosefoot Family)
Sarcobatus vermiculatus
GREASEWOOD
 
Convolvulaceae_Convolvulus_arvensis2
CONVOLVULACEAE (Convolvulus Family)
Convolvulus arvensis
BINDWEED
 
Fabaceae_Melilotus_officinalis2
FABACEAE (Pea Family)
Melilotus officinalis
YELLOW SWEET-CLOVER
 
Gentianaceae_Swertia_utahensis2
GENTIANACEAE (Gentian Family)
Swertia utahensis
UTAH SWERTIA
 
Geraniaceae_Erodium_cicutarium2
GERANIACEAE (Geranium Family)
Erodium cicutarium
STORKSBILL
 
Lamiaceae_Poliomintha_incana2
LAMIACEAE (Mint Family)
Poliomintha incana
ROSEMARY MINT
Liliaceae_Zigadenus_vaginatus2
LILIACEAE (Lily Family)
Zigadenus vaginatus
ALCOVE DEATH CAMUS
 
Linaceae_Linum_aristatum2
LINACEAE (Flax Family)
Linum aristatum
BROOM-FLAX
 
Loasaceae_Mentzelia_sp2
LOASACEAE (Loasa Family)
Mentzelia sp.
BLAZING STAR
 
Malvaceae_Sphaeralcea_coccinea2
MALVACEAE (Mallow Family)
Sphaeralcea coccinea
SCARLET GLOBEMALLOW
 
Malvaceae_Sphaeralcea_leptophylla2
MALVACEAE (Mallow Family)
Sphaeralcea leptophylla
SLENDERLEAF GLOBEMALLOW
 
Malvaceae_Sphaeralcea_parvifolia2
MALVACEAE (Mallow Family)
Sphaeralcea parvifolia
SMALL-LEAF GLOBEMALLOW
 
Nyctaginaceae_Abronia_fragrans2
NYCTAGINACEAE (Four O'Clock Family)
Abronia fragrans
SAND-VERBENA
 
Nyctaginaceae_Allionia_incarnata2
NYCTAGINACEAE (Four O'Clock Family)
Allionia incarnata
TRAILING WINDMILLS
 
Nyctaginaceae_Mirabilis_linearis2
NYCTAGINACEAE (Four O'Clock Family)
Mirabilis linearis
NARROWLEAF UMBRELLAWORT
Onagraceae_Oenothera_caespitosa2
ONAGRACEAE (Evening-primrose Family)
Oenothera caespitosa
DWARF EVENING-PRIMROSE
 
Onagraceae_Oenothera_longissima2
ONAGRACEAE (Evening-primrose Family)
Oenothera longissima
BRIDGES EVENING-PRIMROSE
 
Onagraceae_Oenothera_pallida2
ONAGRACEAE (Evening-primrose Family)
Oenothera pallida
PALE EVENING-PRIMROSE
 
Orchidaceae_Epipactus_gigantea2
ORCHIDACEAE (Orchid Family)
Epipactus gigantea
GIANT EPIPACTUS
 
Polemoniaceae_Ipomopsis_aggregata2
POLEMONIACEAE (Phlox Family)
Ipomopsis aggregata
SCARLET GILIA
 
Polygonaceae_Eriogonum_corymbosum2
POLYGONACEAE (Buckwheat Family)
Eriogonum corymbosum
CORYMBED BUCKWHEAT
 
Polygonaceae_Eriogonum_inflatum2
POLYGONACEAE (Buckwheat Family)
Eriogonum inflatum
DESERT TRUMPET
 
Polygonaceae_Eriogonum_microthecum2
POLYGONACEAE (Buckwheat Family)
Eriogonum microthecum
SLENDER BUCKWHEAT
 
Ranunculaceae_Aquilegia_micrantha2
RANUNCULACEAE (Buttercup Family)
Aquilegia micrantha
ALCOVE COLUMBINE
Ranunculaceae_Clematis_ligusticifolia2
RANUNCULACEAE (Buttercup Family)
Clematis ligusticifolia
WHITE VIRGINS-BOWER
 
Rosaceae_Purshia_mexicana2
ROSACEAE (Rose Family)
Purshia mexicana
CLIFFROSE
 
Scrophulariaceae_Castilleja_linariifolia2
SCROPHULARIACEAE (Figwort Family)
Castilleja linariifolia
LINEARLEAF PAINTBRUSH
 
Scrophulariaceae_Cordylanthus_wrightii2
SCROPHULARIACEAE (Figwort Family)
Cordylanthus wrightii
WRIGHT'S BIRDSBEAK
 
Solanaceae_Datura_wrightii2
SOLANACEAE (Potato Family)
Datura wrightii
SACRED DATURA
 
Tamaricaceae_Tamarix_chinensis2
TAMARICACEAE (Tamarisk Family)
Tamarix chinensis
TAMARISK
 
Zygophyllaceae_Tribulus_terrastris
ZYGOPHYLLACEAE (Caltrop Family)
Tribulus terrestris
GOAT-HEAD

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