Botany questions This is a list of recently added questions about botany. Play botany quiz and see all the questions. How many types of blackberries are growing in Poland?50-90. The blackberry system is extremely complex, because they can reproduce asexually, creating numerous apomictions. There is a separate scientific specialization in the field of blackberry taxonomy (including raspberries) - batology.Created by: Katarzyna Dąbrowskavery hard 38% 1161222169577239850-9050-902992fruits riddles » What kind of tree is on the Libyan flag?A cedar. Lebanese cedars were highly valued by all Middle Eastern civilizations. The Bible mentions them as many as 76 times. As a builder of the Temple of Solomon. Already in the year 118 were partially protected by the Emperor Hadrian.Created by: Katarzyna Dąbrowskaaverage 61% A pineA pine1641A firA fir2162A cedarA cedar10023A baobabA baobab2543flags riddles » What kind of genus does gooseberry belong to?Ribes grossularia, commonly referred to simply as gooseberry, can be crossed with other currants. Quite a popular hybrid is a cross with blackcurrant, called currants.Created by: Katarzyna Dąbrowskahard 59% RosaceaeRosaceae1612VitaceaeVitaceae2055CucumisCucumis1101RibesRibes7084nature riddles » What is the name of this fruit?Rambutan. The rambutan (/ræmˈbuːtən/; taxonomic name: Nephelium lappaceum) is a medium-sized tropical tree in the family Sapindaceae. The name also refers to the edible fruit produced by this tree.Created by: Anna Polowczykhard 52% LycheeLychee936RambutanRambutan2108PitayaPitaya503GranadillaGranadilla435plants riddles » What is a Curaçao liqueur flavored with?Orange peel. Curaçao is made of dried peel of Laraha (Citrus aurantium currassuviencis), a citrus too bitter to be edible. The beverage and the plant come from Dutch Curaçao island by the coasts of Venezuela. Feral Laraha evolved from domesticated Seville orange brought to the island by Spanish settlers. Its peel is also used in medicine to treat stomach.Created by: smyruhard 43% raspberryraspberry493orange peelorange peel5531key lime and herbskey lime and herbs4462almondsalmonds2114drinks riddles » In order to protect seeds of the edible plants, the Global Seed Vault has been built. Where is it located?Spitsbergen permafrost. The Svalbrad Global Seed Vault (norw. Svalbrad globale frøhvelv) is located Svalbrad archipelago, at the Sptisbergen Island in Norway. It has been built to safely store seeds of edible plants from all over the world in case of any cataclism. Vault located is in the tunnel digged in the permafrost. Currently over 1.5 mln specimens are storedCreated by: lanusienkaaverage 64% Spitsbergen permafrostSpitsbergen permafrost3219Headquarters of United Nations in New YorkHeadquarters of United Nations in New York599Headquarters of FAO in RomeHeadquarters of FAO in Rome537Such place does not existSuch place does not exist648science riddles » How is the soilless cultivation of plants called?Hydroponics is a subset of hydroculture and is a method of growing plants using mineral nutrient solutions, in water, without soil. Terrestrial plants may be grown with their roots in the mineral nutrient solution only or in an inert medium, such as perlite or gravel.Created by: Paweł Kołodziejczykhard 51% hydrologyhydrology1662hydroculturehydroculture3404hydroponicshydroponics9430hydrofarminghydrofarming3906crops riddles » In which country is the Plitvice Lakes National Park located?In Croatia. Plitvice Lakes National Park is a national park in Croatia. Since 1979 it is on a list of the UNESCO World Heritage list. The park consists of the system of 16 lakes connected by numerous waterfalls and cascades.Created by: Paweł Kołodziejczykhard 55% In the Czech RepublicIn the Czech Republic2016In SlovakiaIn Slovakia2960In CroatiaIn Croatia7201In HungaryIn Hungary893lakes riddles » What is the natural role of nicotine in tobacco plant?It is poisonous to insects. Nicotine is a powerfoul neurotoxin to insects. Many plants other than tobacco contain it, however the concentration of nicotine in tobacco is exceptionally high. Even though some species have evolved the ability to feed on tobacco, it remains relatively easy to grow, being unpalatable to most species. In some places, tobacco became an invasive weed.Created by: globalquiz.orgeasy 72% it is poisonous to insectsit is poisonous to insects10440it attracts beesit attracts bees884it is an useless by-productit is an useless by-product1413it moisturizes leavesit moisturizes leaves1748nicotine riddles » Which plant is hazardous to harvest when it is wet?Tobacco. Green Tobacco Sickness is a type of nicotine poisoning caused by the dermal absorption of nicotine from the surface of wet tobacco plants. The symptoms inclue vomiting, headache and fluctuations in blood pressure and heart rate. These may be so severe as to require emergency medical treatment.Created by: brainyaverage 63% cottoncotton5152grapesgrapes418tobaccotobacco10808sunflowersunflower568tobacco riddles » Play botany quiz and see all the questions.