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Interactive Perennial Quiz #1--the Genera

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1. What is the genus of the Himalayan Fleeceflower?

Polygonum
Polygonatum
Polygonarum
Himalianum

2. This genus goes by the name Buttercup.

Ranunculus
Butterum
Oenothera
Tagetes

3. Another member of the Buttercup family.

Oenothera
Hosta
Delphinium
Phlox

4. This perennial is related to the Boxwood shrub.

Liriope
Pachysandra
Perovskia
Thermopsis

5. Which of the following genera are related?

Heuchera and Helleborus
Delphinium and Helleborus
Geranium and Gentian
Crocosmia and Cyrtomium

6. This perennial is related to Kale.

Codonopsis
Galium
Carex
Crambe

7. One of the genera called "Spurge" is:

Euphorbia
Achillea
Eupatorium
Pachypodium

8. A relative of Barberry is:

Bergenia
Epimedium
Cimicifuga
Ornithogalum

9. This genus name means "dolphin-shaped flower".

Aconitum
Bletilla
Convallaria
Delphinium

10. All of the following are members of the Aster family, EXCEPT:

Aster
Centaurea
Helenium
Hypericum
 


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