6481 thumb Plants of North Sterling State Park

North Sterling State Park is located on the high plains of northeast Colorado in Logan County, 12 miles north of the town of Sterling and 20 miles south of the Nebraska border. The Pawnee National Grasslands are 20 miles to the west and the Chimney Canyons bluffs are just north of the park. The ...more ↓

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Milkvetches 1
Astragalus
Small
Locoweed 2
Oxytropis
2548179294 8c471d0e88 m
slimflower scurfpea 3
Pediomelum tenuiflorum
5183007138 d9a4958ba1 m
Alfalfa 1
Medicago sativa
812318237 ea1320be1b m
White Sweet Clover 4
Melilotus albus
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yellow sweet clover 4
Melilotus officinalis
2774795249 a6b2da8ce1 m
wild licorice 5
Glycyrrhiza lepidota
2750489168 ea040ea0d5 m
White prairie clover 6
Dalea candida
Small
Purple Prairie Clover 7
Dalea purpurea
11950117 e8bade3ead m
American Plum 8
Prunus americana
64794 260 190
Chokecherry 9
Padus virginiana
5107831990 294840bab3 m
Siberian elm 1
Ulmus pumila
2595600156 3d15ed0a2d m
Russian Olive 10
Elaeagnus angustifolia
Small
Bractless Blazingstar 11
Mentzelia nuda
Small
Engelmann's Milkweed 12
Asclepias engelmanniana
7868431220 d6d77f4928 m
Swamp milkweed 13
Asclepias incarnata
Small
Plains Milkweed 14
Asclepias pumila
3696648914 574c37f9e1 m
showy milkweed 15
Asclepias speciosa
Small
hemp dogbane 16
Apocynum cannabinum
Small
Texas Bluebell 17
Eustoma grandiflorum
20707 orig
Simpson's hedgehog cactus 18
Pediocactus simpsonii
Small
twist spine prickly pear 19
Opuntia macrorhiza
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starvation prickly-pear 20
Opuntia polyacantha
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Docks 21
Rumex
Small
Curly dock 22
Rumex crispus
6894624785 88d2cd335f m
willow dock 23
Rumex salicifolius
3907354681 cfda848f44 m
Spreading Buckwheat 24
Eriogonum effusum
Small
water smartweed 25
Persicaria amphibia
Small
Spotted ladysthumb 26
Persicaria maculosa
64700 orig
Black Bindweed 27
Fallopia convolvulus
Small
Fat-hen 28
Chenopodium album
533746172 36800de1d5 m
Fourwing saltbush 29
Atriplex canescens
1532585372 3e0d067aa4 m
winterfat 29
Krascheninnikovia lanata
459135992 5bcccbec2f m
Redroot Pigweed 30
Amaranthus retroflexus
Small
Slender Russian-thistle 31
Salsola collina
14584475453 c1155b4331 m
Summer-cypress 32
Bassia scoparia
Small
rush skeletonplant 33
Lygodesmia juncea
Small
Marsh Elder 34
Cyclachaena xanthifolia
7997946842 024b41876a m
biennial wormwood 1
Artemisia biennis
5021064018 4a4aae5724 m
Tarragon 1
Artemisia dracunculus
6550006845 9183071603 m
Sand sagebrush 35
Artemisia filifolia
3763631303 d07b84f491 m
Fringed sagebrush 36
Artemisia frigida
5144352432 e50f251838 m
silver wormwood 1
Artemisia ludoviciana
2124957296 7bf7d3f511 m
Sow thistles 37
Sonchus
3364663363 92965e4fa3 m
prickly lettuce 38
Lactuca serriola
4032129702 ec5c69cbfc m
Goldenrods 1
Solidago
3853744239 0a97f44f49 m
late goldenrod 10
Solidago altissima
8055627315 216c704962 m
Horseweed 39
Conyza canadensis
3972219641 96815bf978 m
curlycup gumweed 10
Grindelia squarrosa
4004128559 69e33e514d m
Rubber Rabbitbrush 1
Ericameria nauseosa nauseosa
240px gutierrezia sarothrae (4031383265)
broom snakeweed 1
Gutierrezia sarothrae
5018528860 97390e5849 m
Hairy goldenaster 1
Heterotheca villosa
15247 260 190
Lacy Tansy-aster 40
Machaeranthera pinnatifida pinnatifida
240px cirsium arvense, london 1
creeping thistle 41
Cirsium arvense
Small
wavyleaf thistle 42
Cirsium undulatum
4991467360 1eeeb851eb m
Dotted gayfeather 1
Liatris punctata
Small
Bitter hymenoxys 43
Hymenoxys odorata
Small
Musk Thistle 44
Carduus nutans
63398 260 190
Musk Thistle 45
Carduus nutans macrolepis
99795 260 190
western ragweed 46
Ambrosia psilostachya
27784472 51f3c96835 m
giant ragweed 47
Ambrosia trifida
3986627288 9691d7a017 m
Poverty weed 1
Iva axillaris
3838899368 cf3bf10e49 m
False Boneset 48
Brickellia eupatorioides
4690489941 f6e3f26832 m
yellow salsify 49
Tragopogon dubius
Small
devil's beggartick 50
Bidens frondosa
3742852254 853dda748c m
common sunflower 51
Helianthus annuus
2958242609 aeb1eafd7c m
rough cocklebur 52
Xanthium strumarium
Small
upright prairie coneflower 53
Ratibida columnifera
Small
Greenthread 54
Thelesperma filifolium
Small
redstem filaree 55
Erodium cicutarium
3622311404 3539926458 m
Western poison ivy 10
Toxicodendron rydbergii
2578347284 1f13692732 m
Skunkbush Sumac 56
Rhus aromatica
Small
Velvetweed 57
Oenothera curtiflora
4942272900 c0b2368824 m
hairy evening primrose 1
Oenothera villosa
3741882422 f833886fff m
moth mullein 1
Verbascum blattaria
3601324213 febb07810a m
Broomrape 58
Orobanche
3907942716 e60612629f m
corn mint 59
Mentha arvensis
2590054096 ffcf40d4b3 m
white horehound 60
Marrubium vulgare
2633946564 c7ff217c93 m
American germander 29
Teucrium canadense
2694060074 e99d52d69c m
American Bugleweed 10
Lycopus americanus
7736083184 b0b0fe30c1 m
prostrate vervain 29
Verbena bracteata
5126866171 cac2818926 m
Wedgeleaf 29
Phyla cuneifolia
501918652 5911249ed9 m
Penstemons 61
Penstemon
7457385268 857294f910 m
woolly plantain 1
Plantago patagonica
49089 260 190
Ram's horn 62
Proboscidea louisianica
5967976347 6fbd9786e4 m
field bindweed 64
Convolvulus arvensis
8020888410 aa280d9fb4 m
pretty dodder 65
Cuscuta indecora
5199875191 aa163d9978 m
scarlet globemallow 1
Sphaeralcea coccinea
3590291784 feb05b1f63 m
Willows 66
Salix
3533886982 d8f76fa5d1 m
Peachleaf Willow 10
Salix amygdaloides
5001878120 9251fa0012 m
Narrowleaf Willow 1
Salix exigua
5001208139 834a48fdb9 m
Narrowleaf cottonwood 1
Populus angustifolia
3583262655 640cf7df2b m
Eastern cottonwood 67
Populus deltoides
8007581307 6cb27d8be3 m
Snow-on-the-mountain 65
Euphorbia marginata
Small
Ribseed Sandmat 68
Euphorbia glyptosperma
43916 260 190
Prairie Sandmat 69
Euphorbia missurica
2307409206 592430022f m
Skunkweed 5
Croton texensis
61657 260 190
tumble mustard 70
Sisymbrium altissimum

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