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?
Question 1 of 20
Which unusual flower is pollinated by gnats and the larvae of thrips?
Question 2 of 20
Which flower is symbolic of the first emotions of love?
Question 3 of 20
Which flower does Prince Charles collect as rent for the Isles of Scilly?
Question 4 of 20
Which plant names comes from the English word dægeseage, meaning “day’s eye”?
Question 5 of 20
Which flower has varieties that include triumph, fringed and parrot?
Question 6 of 20
Which state chose the dogwood as its state flower?
Question 7 of 20
Where does the hyacinth get its name?
Question 8 of 20
Which ancient flowering tree evolved before bees existed?
Question 9 of 20
Native Americans use this flowering plant as an antiseptic to treat wounds.
Question 10 of 20
Why do gardenias inspire romance?
Question 11 of 20
What color of rose means “please believe me"?
Question 12 of 20
Why did flower symbolism become so popular during the Victorian era?
Question 13 of 20
Though not technically a flower, which of these items stands for stupidity?
Question 14 of 20
What color of flowers are often more strongly scented than their peers?
Question 15 of 20
Which flowering plant was once used to make life jackets?
Question 16 of 20
Which types of plants come back every year?
Question 17 of 20
When was the first book about flower symbolism published?
Question 18 of 20
Who was known as "England’s Rose"?
Question 19 of 20
Which famous female singer sang "The Rose"?
Question 20 of 20