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Name This Plant Game: Summer Bulbs 2

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. Difficult to grow but very impressive.

Boltonia (Boltonia asteroides)

Torch Lily (Kniphofia uvaria)

Lupine (Lupinus sp.)

Foxtail LilyEremurus shelford)

2. Excellent cut flower.

Montbretia (Crososmia hybrida)

Wandflower (Gaura lindeimeri)

Spiderwort (Tradescantia andersoniana)

Beebalm (Monarda didyma)

3. Grown since 1500 BC in Crete.

Angelonia (Angelonia angustifolia)

Madonna Lily (Lilium candidum)

Pasque Flower (Pulsatilla vulgaris)

Torch Lily (Kniphofia uvaria)

4. Famous for its depictions in 17th century dutch paintings.

Crown Imperial (Fritillaria imperialis)

Russian Sage (Pervoskia atriplicifolia)

Cockscomb (Celosia argentea)

Angel’s Trumpet (Brugmansia candida)

5. Alchemists of 15th century thought it could change metals into glod.

Trout Lily (Erythronium americanum)

Guinea Hen flower (Fritillaria meleagris)

Turks Cap Lily (Lilium martagon)

Seaholly (Eryngium alpinum)

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