6487 thumb Plants of Vega State Park

Vega State Park is located on the Grand Mesa, twelve miles east of Collbran and 43 miles east of Grand Junction in Mesa County. The 1,823-acre park lies at an elevation between 7,850 and 8,200 feet. The 898-surface-acre Vega reservoir supports rainbow, brook, brown, and cutthroat trout. ...more ↓

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Blue spruce 1
Picea pungens
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field horsetail 2
Equisetum arvense
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Smooth Horsetail 3
Equisetum laevigatum
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Lupines 4
Lupinus
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silvery lupine 3
Lupinus argenteus
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Baker's Lupine 5
Lupinus bakeri
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Silky Lupine 6
Lupinus sericeus
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Sydney golden wattle 7
Acacia longifolia
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Red clover 8
Trifolium pratense
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white clover 9
Trifolium repens
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black medick 10
Medicago lupulina
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White Sweet Clover 11
Melilotus albus
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yellow sweet clover 11
Melilotus officinalis
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American vetch 4
Vicia americana
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choke cherry 12
Prunus virginiana
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Saskatoon 13
Amelanchier alnifolia
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Virginia strawberry 14
Fragaria virginiana glauca
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Cerro Hawthorn 15
Crataegus erythropoda
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Woods' rose 16
Rosa woodsii
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shrubby cinquefoil 17
Dasiphora fruticosa
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California Nettle 18
Urtica gracilis
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common hop 19
Humulus lupulus
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Prince's Pine 20
Chimaphila umbellata
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leafy Jacob's ladder 21
Polemonium foliosissimum
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red osier dogwood 22
Cornus sericea
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Northern Bedstraw 23
Galium boreale
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Knotweeds 2
Polygonum
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Oval Leaf Knotweed 24
Polygonum arenastrum
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Docks 25
Rumex
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Curly dock 26
Rumex crispus
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Water knotweed 27
Persicaria amphibia
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Kochia 28
Bassia scoparia
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Mountain Yarrow 29
Achillea millefolium lanulosa
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Silver Sagebrush 3
Artemisia cana
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Common sagebrush 3
Artemisia tridentata
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Threetip Sagebrush 3
Artemisia tripartita
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Oxeye daisy 30
Leucanthemum vulgare
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common dandelion 31
Taraxacum officinale
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prickly lettuce 32
Lactuca serriola
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Goldenrods 3
Solidago
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Aspen fleabane 34
Erigeron speciosus
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curlycup gumweed 35
Grindelia squarrosa
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Rubber Rabbitbrush 3
Ericameria nauseosa nauseosa
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Mule-ears 36
Wyethia amplexicaulis
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creeping thistle 37
Cirsium arvense
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Eaton's Thistle 38
Cirsium eatonii
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spear thistle 39
Cirsium vulgare
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owlsclaws 40
Hymenoxys hoopesii
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Musk Thistle 41
Carduus nutans
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Marsh-elder 3
Iva xanthifolia
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yellow salsify 42
Tragopogon dubius
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common groundsel 43
Senecio vulgaris
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lesser burdock 44
Arctium minus
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Western cone-flower 21
Rudbeckia occidentalis
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Cotton Thistle 45
Onopordum acanthium
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Showy goldeneye 46
Viguiera multiflora
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Sticky geranium 8
Geranium viscosissimum
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Yellow Evening Primrose 49
Oenothera flava
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Fireweed 50
Chamaenerion angustifolium
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Gambel oak 51
Quercus gambelii
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Alder 52
Alnus × fallacina
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great mullein 11
Verbascum thapsus
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Wyoming Indian paintbrush 53
Castilleja linariifolia
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Marsh Woundwort 54
Stachys palustris
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Field mint 55
Mentha arvensis
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Beardtongues 56
Penstemon
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Greater plantain 57
Plantago major
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common toadflax 35
Linaria vulgaris
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Colorado Blue Columbine 58
Aquilegia coerulea
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Nuttall's larkspur 59
Delphinium nuttallianum
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western virgin's bower 22
Clematis ligusticifolia
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Fendler's meadow-rue 60
Thalictrum fendleri
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Columbian Monkshood 61
Aconitum columbianum
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Roundleaf Snowberry 62
Symphoricarpos rotundifolius
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Hairy Valerian 63
Valeriana edulis
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common cowparsnip 64
Heracleum maximum
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mountain sweet cicely 65
Osmorhiza berteroi
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Wasatch desertparsley 66
Lomatium bicolor leptocarpum
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prairie mallow 40
Sidalcea candida
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cheeseweed mallow 67
Malva parviflora
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Willows 68
Salix
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white willow 69
Salix alba
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Narrowleaf Willow 3
Salix exigua
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Geyer's willow 3
Salix geyeriana
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Mountain Willow 70
Salix monticola
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Shining Willow 71
Salix lucida caudata
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Narrowleaf cottonwood 3
Populus angustifolia
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Eastern cottonwood 72
Populus deltoides
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Fremont cottonwood 73
Populus fremontii
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trembling aspen 3
Populus tremuloides
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Lanceleaf cottonwood 3
Populus × acuminata
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Violets 74
Viola
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Hound's-tongue 75
Cynoglossum officinale
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White Forget-me-not 76
Plagiobothrys scouleri
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Gypsum phacelia 77
Phacelia integrifolia
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many-flowered stickseed 78
Hackelia floribunda

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