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Necessary for Life: Plants

written by: silveto
 
Did you know that tens of thousands of the 350,000 estimated species of plants are still unidentified? Play this game and learn more about these mysterious living things, vital to our existence!

Question 1:


Which drug consists of a sediment, extracted form the fruit of the squirting cucumber, that is native of the the Mediterranean region?
Thionin
Piperazine
Mycoherbicide
Elaterium

Question 2:


Rafflesia, a parasitic plant found in southeastern Asia, has flowers, which smell like what?
Sweet perfume
Rotting meat
Mushrooms
Garlic

Question 3:


This tree, which grows mainly in Australia, is the tallest of all flowering evergreen plants.
Eucalyptus
IIIawarra
Acacia cultriformis
Sugar brother

Question 4:


Drosera, an insectivorous plant that grows in South Africa, South America and Australia, attracts the insects to its tips in what way?
By its sweet smell
By its dew-drop appearance
By its colours
By its smell of rotting meat

Question 5:


This type of orchid, discovered by Charles Darwin, is pollinated by the hawkmoth, an insect with a long tongue.
Stargaser
Sundew
The Comet Orchid
Clivia miniata

Question 6:


Which tree, that grows on the Canary Islands, Cape Verde and Madeira, secretes a reddish juice, called Dragon's blood?
The Canary Island Pine
Para rubber tree
Castanopsis
Dracaena draco

Question 7:


This plant, native to the shallow waters of the Amazon River basin, is the largest representative of waterlilies.
Red lily
Victoria waterlily
American Lotus
Sacred Lotus

Question 8:


Which plant, that grows in the equatorial rainforests of Sumatra, Indonesia, has the largest unbranched inflorescence in the world?
Talipot palm
Titan arum
Tillandsia
Rafflesia amoldii

Question 9:


The German word edelweiss, referring to one of the most famous European mountain flowers, means what in English?
Frost and white
Frost and noble
Noble and white
Beautiful and white

 


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