Which of these garden plants is a member of the olive family?
Lilac Click to see the answer
The wahoo tree is also known by another name because of what its wood was used to produce. What is that name?
When a plant photosynthesises, where is it getting its energy from?
What is the more common name for a Wild Hyacinth?
What type of a plant is dill?
What color are the flowers on a forsythia plant?
Which plant's name derives from the fact that a species was discovered in Crete?
Candytuft Click to see the answer
Which spring flower is named after the Persian word meaning a turban?
Which of these is true of the red leaves of a copper beech tree?
Ilex' is the Latin name for which common British tree?
Which of these plants is NOT used for hedging?
Which flower family do blackberries belong?
Popular in gardens, which of these plants are you most likely to see growing on high moorland?
Quercus rober is the Latin name for which tree?
How many petals does a poppy normally have?
Oxeye is a variety of which flower?
Daisy Click to see the answer
Which of these plants can grow on walls, trees and the ground?
In which part of a flowering plant is the ovary located?
What type of plant is a 'Papaver'?
Which of these trees has foliage that is green all year round?
Which of these plants has smooth, waxy leaves which allow water to flow off?
Recently saved from extinction in Ireland, what are Bloody Butcher, Red Brandy an Irish Molloy?
In a typical flower, what color are the sepals?
What does the world's biggest flower smell of?
In which month are you most likely to see bluebells flowering in the wild in the UK?
What color is the blossom of the Forsythia?
Which useful plant has the Latin name Hevea Brasiliensis?
On a clover plant, how many segments, or 'leaflets' are most of the leaves made of?
3 Click to see the answer
Nasturtiums are native to which continent?
What is another name for the plant woodbine?
Which of these soils retains the least moisture?
Whereabouts on a flowering plant are the nectaries situated?
Deep in the centre
At what time of year does the shrub Forsythia flower in the UK?
What color is the African flower galtonia?
What's the main color of the flowers of the spectacular 'bird of paradise' plant?
What color is the flower speedwell?
In a plant, what does the stem transport from the roots to the rest of the plant?
Which of these is a short, vertical, swollen underground plant stem?
Salix is the Latin name for which tree?
Which of these plants grow from spores rather than seeds?
Herb Christopher is native to which continent?
Which of these refers to growing miniature trees?
What is the harebell more commonly known as?
Which of these comes first in the life cycle of a plant?
Aments' are found on a number of common British trees. How else do we know them?
Which of these trees has 'needles'?
Pine Click to see the answer
What is the name of the world's largest flower?
Alcea rosea is the scientific name for which plant?
Which of these is a flower?
Bellis Perennis is the scientific name for which plant?
How do we better know the tree the Norwegian Spruce?
By which means are dandelion seeds generally dispersed?
Wind Click to see the answer
Ornithogalum umbellatum is the scientific name for which plant?
Star Of Bethlehem
What color is the dye obtained from the plant woad?
What links the Barbados nut and the Castor bean?
In plants, transpiration is another word for what?
How is the araucaria tree more commonly known?
Which of these does NOT happen to grass if it's left in a dark room?
Which of these words is used to describe both the petals and sepals of a flower?
Caltha Palustris is the scientific name for which plant?
What is the common English name of the plant myosotis?
Forget-Me-Not Click to see the answer
Which of these is NOT a method of seed dispersal for plants?
Why do plant roots grow downwards?
Which of these is NOT part of a plant?
Whereabouts on a plant are the stomata?
Under the leaves
Which of these is NOT a type of soil?
The African and French marigolds are indigenous to which country?
Which of these plants' seeds are dispersed by wind?
What is another name for a tree's 'sapwood'?
Which plant contains the drug atropine which, if put in the eye, makes the pupil grow larger?
Where do 'procumbent' plants grow?
On the ground
Which of these plants is best suited to living in desert conditions?
Which spring flower is a Welsh emblem?
Daffodil Click to see the answer
Which of these plants' seed pods explodes in order to disperse the seeds?
What plant takes its name from the Italian for 'Beautiful Lady'?
Camellia sinesis is an evergreen shrub better known as...
What color is the African flower acidanthera?
Which tree can be Douglas, Noble or Spanish amongst others?
What color are the petals of a sunflower?
What kind of plant is a 'lady's slipper'?
Which of these popular flowers is a good source of oil used in cooking?
Cypress and Lebanon are varieties of which type of tree?
The butterfly bush is another name for which garden plant?
Which seemingly harmless plant is the source of the drug opium?
The golden rain is the common name of which tree?
What color is wild cherry blossom?
Cork is made from which sort of tree?
What type of plant grows from seed, flowers and dies in a year?
Which of these is true of deciduous trees?
Shed their leaves
On a flower, what is the calyx made up of?
Which of these does a plant need in order for its leaves to be a healthy green?
Where did the banana originate?
In a flowering plant, what does an ovule become following fertilization?
What is the antirrhinum more commonly known as?
Which word is missing from the sentence 'a plant's ... takes in water and anchors the plant in the soil'?
What color are the berries of the yew tree?
What sort of tree does a date grow on?
What plant is said to shriek as it is pulled from the ground?
Mandrake Click to see the answer
What is the common name for the wildflower Primula veris?
Lonicera is another name for which climbing plant?
In which environment do cacti grow best?
What is the more common name of the plant antirrhinum?
Which tree is sometimes called the 'Hampshire Weed'?
Which of these vegetables is an example of a taproot?
Turnip Click to see the answer
What do dicotyledons have two of that monocotyledons only have one of?
Which of these happens to plants in a greenhouse that uses a paraffin heater?
What's the name of the giant plant that smells of rotting meat in order to attract flies for pollination?
What color did all lupines used to be?
What is the minute grains emitted by the stamens of a flower which fertilise the female egg to form a seed?
The clematis is a member of the same family as which wild flower?
What are the structures in a green plant's leaves that contain the chlorophyll called?
What name is given to that part of a flowering plant which receives the pollen?
Which plant is named after the Persian word for turban?
What type of plant is an Egyptian lotus?
Which of these plant types produces spores rather than seeds?
On a flowering plant, what is a pedicel?
Which part of a plant also means 'to follow someone'?
Hypericum is another name for what?
St John's wort
Types of which flowering plants often require the presence of a fungus in order for their seeds to germinate?
Which of these is something found in a green plant?
Which tree can be Downy, Silver or Paperbark amongst others?
What will happen if you eat a handful of holly berries?
Vomiting and diarrhoea