Hawthorn And Blackthorn Quiz: Trivia!

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Hawthorn And Blackthorn Quiz: Trivia!

Do you know the difference between hawthorn and blackthorn? This quiz can help. This quiz concentrates on where you would find a hawthorn and blackthorn, what shape are the hawthorn leaves, what shape are the blackthorn leaves, what insects love these types of flowers, what animals plant hawthorns and blackthorns by spitting the seeds from their berries in autumn. You seriously must take this exquisite quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Plantain is an ancient native Irish plant. Are its flowers?
    • A. 

      Blue

    • B. 

      Black

    • C. 

      Brown

    • D. 

      Bright pink

  • 2. 
    Where would you find Blackthorn and Hawthorn?
    • A. 

      Tops of mountains

    • B. 

      By the beach

    • C. 

      Hedgerows

    • D. 

      City centre

  • 3. 
    What shape are Blackthorn leaves?
    • A. 

      Big and bumpy

    • B. 

      Small and spiky

    • C. 

      Small and round

    • D. 

      Long and thin

  • 4. 
    What are hawthorn leaves like?
    • A. 

      Small and round

    • B. 

      Small and bumpy

    • C. 

      Big and round

    • D. 

      Big and bumpy

  • 5. 
    Which is correct for Blackthorn?
    • A. 

      Flowers come out after the leaves

    • B. 

      Flowers and leaves come out at the same time

    • C. 

      Flowers come out in May

    • D. 

      Flowers come out first, followed by the leaves

  • 6. 
    Which is correct for Hawthorn?
    • A. 

      Flowers come out before the leaves

    • B. 

      Leaves come out before the flowers

    • C. 

      Leaves and flowers come out at the same time

    • D. 

      Flowers come out in March

  • 7. 
    What insects love blackthorn and hawthorn flowers?
    • A. 

      Ladybirds

    • B. 

      Wasps

    • C. 

      Ants

    • D. 

      Hoverflies and bees

  • 8. 
    What is the other name sometimes used for hawthorn?
    • A. 

      January bush

    • B. 

      Crazy bush

    • C. 

      Funny bush

    • D. 

      May bush

  • 9. 
    What animals plant hawthorns and blackthorns by spitting out their seeds from the berries in autumn?
    • A. 

      Beetles

    • B. 

      Shrews

    • C. 

      Birds

    • D. 

      Stoats

  • 10. 
    Why would you use a white tray or bag to collect bugs when bug hunting?
    • A. 

      Because they don't like other colours

    • B. 

      Because white makes it easier to see them, especially the really small bugs

    • C. 

      Because yellow will confuse them

    • D. 

      Because it makes them sleepy