Home to 9 National Parks, Monuments and Recreation Areas, this region is renowned for outstanding canyon and desert scenery, which continues into adjacent Arizona, New Mexico and Colorado.
A stunning array of wildflowers is found, especially in the Spring months: Spring extends from March in the lower deserts to July in the high plateaus above 11,000 ft. Vivid color photographs highlight a cross-section of these beautiful native flowers, with text describing key features such as size, habitat and blooming period.
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Bill Gray grew up in England and earned his doctorate in Molecular Biology from Cambridge University. He came to the US in 1964 for 1 year or maybe 2, fell in love with the mountains and deserts – and has been here ever since!
After retiring from the University of Utah he has traveled extensively in the Western States photographing plants in their native habitats. He leads many wildflower walks and has published an interactive CD guide to plants of the Central Wasatch Range of Utah. He is a Past President of the Utah Native Plant Society.