Wet Penstemon (06/16/2009) The penstemon are enjoying an unusually wet Spring.
Buttercup (05/15/2007) The area around Lake Blanche was covered with this delightful alpine buttercups.
Alpine buttercup (05/15/2007) The flowers of the alpine buttercups near Lake Blanche have an glistening white sheen.
Spring Beauties (05/19/2006) These little Spring Beauties were growing under a on the trail in Neffs Canyon. Watch where you tread. Don't stomp on beautiful things. These are the in Purslane Family (Portulacaceae Claytonia ???).
Wallflowers (05/19/2006) Wall Flowers (Brassicaceae Erysimum spp.) along the road to The Terraces in Mill Creek Canyon.
When visiting the Mountain West, one should take the time to view the beautiful wildflowers lining trails and mountainsides. This gallery includes images of Wildflowers.
Although I am not a professional botanist, I will try include family and genus with the pictures. When I feel daring, I will include the species. Feel free to correct my mistakes. See Flowers by Family for my best guesses at classifying the plants.