Native Bloomers

Submitted June 14, 2012 at 10:19 AM

Red Butte Garden tries to incorporate native plants in as many of our gardens as possible. As you're strolling through the gardens this summer, if you're curious as to which plants are native we have made it easy to tell. On the bottom right corner of our signs we include a Utah symbol which indicates that the plant is native.

Palmer's Penstemon   Penstemon palmeri 

Whipple's Cholla   Opuntia whipplei 

Apache Plume   Fallugia paradoxa 

Twistspine Prickly Pear    Opuntia macrorhiza 

Purple Beeplant    Cleome serrulata 

Utah Native Symbol

Photos by Jennifer Wiseman

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