Quiz: April Showers, May Flowers: The Full-on Flower Quiz
April Showers, May Flowers: The Full-on Flower Quiz
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About This Quiz

Prepare yourself for a full crop of bud-busting trivia. From pollination to cultivation to symbolism, we’ve got it all covered (and fertilized and watered). Does plant prowess come naturally to you?

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Which unusual flower is pollinated by gnats and the larvae of thrips?
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Which flower is symbolic of the first emotions of love?
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Which flower does Prince Charles collect as rent for the Isles of Scilly?
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Which plant names comes from the English word dægeseage, meaning “day’s eye”?
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Which flower has varieties that include triumph, fringed and parrot?
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Which state chose the dogwood as its state flower?
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Where does the hyacinth get its name?
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Which ancient flowering tree evolved before bees existed?
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Native Americans use this flowering plant as an antiseptic to treat wounds.
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What color of rose means “please believe me"?
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Though not technically a flower, which of these items stands for stupidity?
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What color of flowers are often more strongly scented than their peers?
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Which flowering plant was once used to make life jackets?
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Which types of plants come back every year?
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When was the first book about flower symbolism published?
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Who was known as "England’s Rose"?
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Which famous female singer sang "The Rose"?
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Name the flower that is extra tasty in a stir fry?
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