Category Archives: Nature Quiz

Quiz #50: Plant

I bet you can recognize some human friends just by seeing their shadows. But can you recognize your plant neighbors in the same way? Who is this? This photo was taken in early winter in nearby Cumberland, RI, but this plant is more commonly found blooming in mid to late summer, at least here in New England.

Quiz #50: Plant

Leave your guess in the comments below. And be sure to check out the answer to last week's natural mystery quiz on the Quiz Answers page.

Quiz #47: Tree

Showing photos of this tree's twigs (as I did for a different tree species in Quiz #45) would probably give the identity away too easily, so this time the bark is all you have to go by. This species is uncommon or absent in much of northern New England but common here in eastern Massachusetts. Name the tree in the photo below.

Photo of Quiz #47

Leave your guess in the comments below. And be sure to check out the answer to last week's bird quiz on the Quiz Answers page.