Which plant was used to fashion wreaths awarded to victors in Ancient Greece?

Olive
Laurel
Myrtle
Acanthus
Laurus nobilis is an ev­er­green tree or large shrub native to the Mediter­ranean region. Its aromatic leaves are added whole to Italian pasta sauces. The word "Lau­re­ate" in 'poet lau­re­ate' refers to being sig­ni­fied by the laurel wreath.

Answers distribution

Olive
Laurel
Myrtle
Acanthus
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flagCzech Republic
10%
84%
5%
0%
19
flagFrance
14%
82%
2%
0%
41
flagItaly
16%
77%
0%
5%
18
flagSpain
15%
76%
7%
0%
13
flagGermany
19%
71%
5%
2%
117
flagthe Netherlands
15%
71%
9%
0%
32
flagNorway
20%
70%
10%
0%
20
flagthe United Kingdom
27%
66%
3%
2%
227
flagLithuania
36%
63%
0%
0%
11
flagCanada
25%
62%
6%
6%
16
flagPoland
32%
59%
4%
2%
8967
flagRepublic of Ireland
37%
50%
6%
0%
16
flagthe United States
37%
43%
11%
5%
243
flagIndia
29%
42%
11%
15%
99
flagthe Philippines
40%
40%
20%
0%
10
flagAustralia
23%
38%
7%
30%
13
flagUU
62%
29%
8%
0%
24

Gender

men50%
women56%
Olive
42%
36%
Laurel
50%
56%
Myrtle
4%
5%
Acanthus
2%
2%

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