Medicinal Herbs - Qp1

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  • 1. 
    Generally, herbs are difficult to grow, and many varieties provide attractive leaves, flowers and aromas.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    _____ herbs last a number of years, generally needs more patience when growing from seed and taking cuttings is often more efficient.
    • A. 

      Annual

    • B. 

      Biennial

    • C. 

      Perennial

  • 3. 
    Most annual seeds should be sown in summer.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Warmth is required to enable germination. Temperatures of up to ______ are advised.
    • A. 

      10°C

    • B. 

      15°C

    • C. 

      20°C

    • D. 

      25°C

  • 5. 
    Softening off is the process of introducing the indoor pot-grown young plants to the outdoor environment.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    A cutting will need to be around 7.5cm (3in) long, of sturdy good health and without flowers.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    A general guideline is to prune herbaceous herbs back too around  20cm high when using aerial (above ground) parts.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Feeding is essential even if the plants are contained in healthy soil.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Good air circulation and light to all aerial parts is necessary for health of the plants.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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