The high plains region consists of Texas, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Kansas, Wyoming, Oklahoma, New Mexico and Nebraska.
The summers tend to be in the 70-80 degree range and have thunderstorms. The winters tend to be a lot colder below the freezing mark in some parts.
The high plains consists of a semi arid climate it is mostly flat grassland. The high plains is part of the great plains. Three of the most common plants are short grass prickly pear cacti and scrub bushes.