Saturday Quiz – The Joys of Spring – The Answers

Lesser celandine in St Pancras and Islington Cemetery, favourite flower of William Wordsworth

Dear Readers, it was a close-run thing this week, with Fran and Bobby Freelove getting a most creditable 42 out of 45. The winner this week though, with an amazing 45 out of 45, is Anne from Something Over Tea. Well done Anne!

The Answers

Photo One by cheloVechek / talk, CC BY-SA 4.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0>, via Wikimedia Commons

1) L Nightingale – from ‘Ode to a Nightingale’ by John Keats

Photo Two by Philip Halling / Wild daffodils in Hallwood

2) G Wild Daffodils from I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud by William Wordsworth

Photo Three by © Copyright Andrew Curtis and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.

3) I Wood Anemones from Wood Anemonie by John Clare

Photo Four by Ómar Runólfsson, CC BY 2.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0>, via Wikimedia Commons

4) K Skylark – from ‘To a Skylark’ by William Wordsworth

Photo Five by Andrew2606 at English Wikipedia, CC BY 3.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0>, via Wikimedia Commons

5) A – Dipper by Norman MacCaig

Photo Six by By Phil Nash from Wikimedia Commons CC BY-SA 4.0 & GFDLViews, CC BY-SA 4.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0>, via Wikimedia Commons

6) D) Primrose – From ‘The Primrose’ by Percy Bysshe Shelley

Photo Seven by Caroline Legg from https://www.flickr.com/photos/128941223@N02/49898514632

7) E – Brown Hares. From March Hares by Andrew Young

Photo Eight by Laura Nolte at https://www.flickr.com/photos/laura_nolte/5602766470

8) O Forget-me-nots from ‘A Bed of Forget-me-nots’ by Christina Rossetti

Photo Nine by PiggiusMax, CC BY-SA 4.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0>, via Wikimedia Commons

9) B – The Lamb by William Blake

Photo Ten by Artur Rydzewski at https://www.flickr.com/photos/119200904@N07/24395314677/

10) M Northern Lapwings/Peewits – from ‘Two Pewits’ by Edward Thomas

Photo Eleven by Mike McKenzie, CC BY-SA 2.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0>, via Wikimedia Commons

11) J Cuckoo. This is from an old song, so so whatever you’ve written gets a mark from me!

Photo Twelve by Joe Pell, CC BY 2.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0>, via Wikimedia Commons

12) H Linnet – from ‘I Heard a Linnet Courting’ by Robert Bridges

Photo Thirteen by gailhampshire from Cradley, Malvern, U.K., CC BY 2.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0>, via Wikimedia Commons

13) C) Sweet Violets – The Violet by Jane Taylor

Photo Fourteen by Greg Hume, CC BY-SA 3.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0>, via Wikimedia Commons

14) N Dandelion from ‘Dandelions’ by Louis MacNiece

Photo Fifteen by Takuya Matsuyama, CC BY 3.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0>, via Wikimedia Commons

15) F Cherry Blossom. From The Loveliest of Trees (A Shropshire Lad) by A.E.Housman

Photo Credits

Photo One by cheloVechek / talk, CC BY-SA 4.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0>, via Wikimedia Commons

Photo Two by Philip Halling / Wild daffodils in Hallwood

Photo Three by © Copyright Andrew Curtis and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.

Photo Four by Ómar Runólfsson, CC BY 2.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0>, via Wikimedia Commons

Photo Five by Andrew2606 at English Wikipedia, CC BY 3.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0>, via Wikimedia Commons

Photo Six by By Phil Nash from Wikimedia Commons CC BY-SA 4.0 & GFDLViews, CC BY-SA 4.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0>, via Wikimedia Commons

Photo Seven by Caroline Legg from https://www.flickr.com/photos/128941223@N02/49898514632

Photo Eight by Laura Nolte at https://www.flickr.com/photos/laura_nolte/5602766470

Photo Nine by PiggiusMax, CC BY-SA 4.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0>, via Wikimedia Commons

Photo Ten by Artur Rydzewski at https://www.flickr.com/photos/119200904@N07/24395314677/

Photo Eleven by Mike McKenzie, CC BY-SA 2.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0>, via Wikimedia Commons

Photo Twelve by Joe Pell, CC BY 2.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0>, via Wikimedia Commons

Photo Thirteen by gailhampshire from Cradley, Malvern, U.K., CC BY 2.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0>, via Wikimedia Commons

Photo Fourteen by Greg Hume, CC BY-SA 3.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0>, via Wikimedia Commons

Photo Fifteen by Takuya Matsuyama, CC BY 3.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0>, via Wikimedia Commons

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