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What Plant?  What Need?

Can you pick the perennial for each of the following needs for flower color, bloom time, and height?   answers below.
 
1. orange flowers, July, 1-2ft a. butterfly weed (Asclepias)
2. blue flowers, June, 3-4ft b. goldenrod (Solidago)
3. yellow flowers, July, 4-5ft c. false indigo (Baptisia)
4. gold flowers, July-August, 2ft d. blue wood aster (Aster)
5. light blue flowers, September, 1-2ft e. coneflower (Echinacea)
6. yellow flowers, June-July, 1-2ft f. prairie coneflower (Ratibida)
7. pink flowers, July-August, 2-3ft g. black-eyed Susan (Rudbeckia)
8. pink flowers, August, 5-6ft h. tickseed (Coreopsis)
9. yellow flowers, September, 3-4ft i. Siberian iris (Iris)
10. purple flowers, June, 2-3ft j. joe pye weed (Eupatorium)

 

Answers:

1.a

2. c

3. f

4. g

5. d

6. h

7. e

8. j

9. b

10. i


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