This is a summary monograph of the hanging gardens as they occur in the Colorado River and Virgin River portion of the Colorado Plateau in Utah. Discussed in this paper are the hanging gardens, their geography, geomorphology, aspects of distribution and diversity, and principal vascular and algal plant species. Animal trapping studies and plant productivity aspects are reviewed.
Welsh, Stanley L.
"On the distribution of Utah's hanging gardens,"
Great Basin Naturalist: Vol. 49
, Article 1.
Available at: http://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/gbn/vol49/iss1/1