A Walk in the Park

Now that we live in Johnson Canyon, Utah, we have all sorts of wildlife wandering through our yard, but we saw plenty of wildlife even when we lived in the city. All it takes is a walk to the neighborhood park.


For respiration in animals, they take in oxygen and give off carbon dioxide. What about respiration in plants?


The distinctive flowers make this common bush easy to identify. What commercially important plant is closely related to it?