Perry's Perennial Pages, Perennial Arcade Quiz

What Plant?  What Need?

Can you pick the perennial for each of the following needs for flower color, bloom time, and height?   answers below.
 
1. orange flowers, July, 1-2ft a. butterfly weed (Asclepias)
2. blue flowers, June, 3-4ft b. goldenrod (Solidago)
3. yellow flowers, July, 4-5ft c. false indigo (Baptisia)
4. gold flowers, July-August, 2ft d. blue wood aster (Aster)
5. light blue flowers, September, 1-2ft e. coneflower (Echinacea)
6. yellow flowers, June-July, 1-2ft f. prairie coneflower (Ratibida)
7. pink flowers, July-August, 2-3ft g. black-eyed Susan (Rudbeckia)
8. pink flowers, August, 5-6ft h. tickseed (Coreopsis)
9. yellow flowers, September, 3-4ft i. Siberian iris (Iris)
10. purple flowers, June, 2-3ft j. joe pye weed (Eupatorium)

 

Answers:

1.a

2. c

3. f

4. g

5. d

6. h

7. e

8. j

9. b

10. i


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