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Name This Plant Game: House Plants 4

gameThis simple game tests your gardening knowledge by identifying five plants shown in photos from a list of possible names. Photos of each plant are accompaned by a clue describing the type of plant or its broad characteristics.

To play the game you identify the plant in the photo by selecting the correct name and clicking on the button next to it. Each time you play the game you only have one chance to identify the correct answer for each of the five plants. If you don’t get all of them correct the first time just click the “Let me try again” button located below the game board and try again. If you would like more information about these five plants see their Plant Profiles to get tips for growing each of them.

Photos Plant Names (Select the correct name and click the button)

1. Needs high humidity.

Moth Orchid (Phalaenopsis species)

Polka Dot Plant (Hypoestes phyllostachys)

Chenolle Plant (Acalypha hispaniolae)

Aluminum Plant (Pilea cadierel)

2. Quickly becomes leggy and leafless.

Snake Plant (Sansevieria trifascota)

Zebra Plant (Aphelandra squarrosa)

Cyclamen (Cyclamen persicum)

Prayer Plant (Maranta leuconeura)

3. Grown for foliage, but has small creamy white flowers in autumn followed by black fruits.

Piggyback Plant (Acalypha hispaniolae)

Dumbcane (Dieffenbachia sequina)

Caster Oil Plant (Fatsia japonica)

Peace Lily (Spathiphyllum wallisii)

4. Carnivorous.

Amaryllus (Hippeastrum species)

Monkey Cup (Nepenthes coccirea)

Spider Plant (Chlorophytum comosum)

Cymbidium Orchid (Pachystachys lutea)

5. Also called Lollipop Plant and golden Shrimp Plant.

Cardinals Guard (Pachystachys lutea)

Kalanchoe (Kalanchoe blossfildiana)

Staghorn Fern (Platycerium bifucatum)

Pathos (Epiremnum aureum)

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