Perry's Perennial Pages, Perennial Arcade Quiz

Name meanings--shapes and habit

Match the following species name with its meaning.  See answers below.
1. digitata a.spiked
2.  graminifolia b. leaves like a hand
3. flore plena c. with grassy leaves
4.  humilis d. with double flowers
5.  macrocarpa e.  short
6. hispida f. sticky
7.  glutinosa g.  large fruited
8. spicata h. shrubby
9. fruticosa i. bristly
10.  densiflora j. dense flowered






 

Answers:

1. b

2. c

3.d

4. e

5.g

6. i

7. f

8. a

9. h

10. j

 
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