Kathy’s Quiz: no 14 – Answers

How well do you know your Latin? What do the following Latin adjectives tell you about your plants?

1. Alba: white (in colour)

2. Sylvestris: Woodland (of habitat / origin)

3. Nana: dwarf (form)

4. Montana: of mountains  (of habitat / origin)

5. Flava: yellow  (in colour)

6. Maculatus: spotted (in colour)

7. Canadensis: Canada  (of origin)

8. Virens: green  (in colour)

9. Globosa: rounded (form)

10. Alpinus: alpine  (of habitat / origin)

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