Hort II Plant ID Test Study Guide
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Used for its variegated green and yellowish-white leaves.
Has florets on a stalk and is used in floral designs and clusters of colorful flowers at the end of the stem
Bedding plant that has large 6" colorful flowers
Flowering plant that has flowers from 3"to 6"in diameter
Flower that has a large lily-type flower on a 1' to 2' stem
Tropical plant that has a flower similar to a lily
Red Edge Dracaena
Tropical that has thin red bands along the margin
Has leaves shaped like swords
Snapdragon and Gladiolus
Both of these plants have flowers that have long stalks or spikes with florets.
Deciduous vine has compound leaves and flowers that vary in color and is used on mailbox posts or
lamp posts. Perennial flowering vide
Croton and Parlor Palm
Two plants grown for their foliage
Has feather like foliage
Dark green feather like leaves
Tropical that has glossy green scalloped leaves and has a long lasting flower.
Bedding plant about 6 to 12 inches tall and has white 1 inch flowers.
Has spikes with florets and is used to make floral arrangements
Foliage plant has yellow and orange in its leaves
Tropical plant with palm-like leaves
Tropical that has a thick rounded leaf.
A perennial that produces a long lasting colorful flower often used by florists.
Large evergreen shrub has white, pink, or red 1 1/2"-2" flowers in October and November
Deciduous shrub produces large blue, pink or white "snowball" flowers
tree with a fan shaped leaf, deciduous, bright, yellow 3" fan-shaped leaves
shrub has a red to pink feathery flower 1" in length
medium evergreen shrub with dark-green 3" long and 1 1/2" wide leaves, and white 3" very fragrant
medium-evergreen shrub has yellowish- green new leaves, and 1/2" to 1" long and 1/4" to 1/2" wide
medium-green mature leaves
London Plane Tree.
large deciduous tree has 6" long and 4" wide medium-green leaves with 3 to 5 pointed lobes and 1"-1
1/2" fuzzy round fruit
Nellie R. Stevens
holly that has 1-3 terminal spines and reaches heights of 15'-25
Sandy planted a deep green leaf shade tree that has a toothed or serrated margin
genus name for all oaks
genus name for all dogwoods
deciduous tree produces white bracts after the leaves appear
evergreen tree with flat needles 1/2 inch long with 2 white bands on the
underside of the needle.
Shrub with scale-like or awl-like needles. Shaped like a mop.
Boxwood genus name
Large deciduous tree that has greenish-yellow flowers in early spring before it has leaves and has 2" to 3"
winged samara fruit is
shrub has dark green 1" needlelike foliage
genus name for all hollies
oak tree has dark-green large leaves with a round base and 3 to 5 lobes with bristle tips
genus name for all maples
Serrated or "toothed" leaves and blooms in the fall season.