NPS Photo / Tim Rains

Denali’s Plant Species and their Habitats

This Ecological Atlas provides information about the ecology, distribution, and habitat of plant species and the communities they form in and around Denali National Park and Preserve, Alaska.

botanical studiesPast and present botanical studies are the foundation to our knowledge of species distributions.

statistical analyses & modellingStatistical analyses and modelling enrich our understanding of species occurrence.

photos of plant speciesSpecies photos, collections, and drawings  augment our appreciation of Denali’s diverse flora.

Explore the Flora

Explore the >350 included species  by searching for your favorite or browsing by taxonomy or category. Each species account is comprised of a detailed description, photos, occurrence maps, and graphs – information assembled from a long history of fieldwork and published data.

search for a species iconSearch for a species by common or scientific name.

a lone spruce treeStart with the basics by browsing only the most abundant species.
dwarf fireweedVisit the Species Finder to choose a category of species to view.
DenaliFlora app iconGet the DenaliFlora App to hone your field identification skillls.