Sunday Quiz – Evergreen – The Answers!

Conifers in Erlestoke Woods, Wiltshire (by Philip Reed)

Dear Readers, Mike from Alittlebitoutoffocus and Fran and Bobby Freelove both got a perfect 15 out of 15 this week, an evergreen collection of readers if ever I saw one. Thank you for playing, and I’m getting into a festive mood, so let’s see what we have for tomorrow…..


1) F) Scots Pine (Pinus sylvestris) Photo By Chris Eilbeck / Scots pine, Crow Wood.

2) B) Juniper (Juniperus communis) Photo by Dcrjsr, CC BY 3.0 <>, via Wikimedia Commons

3) N) Heather (Calluna vulgaris) Photo by Mick Garratt

4) I) Strawberry Tree (Arbutus unedo)  Photo by Fabienkhan, CC BY-SA 2.0 <>, via Wikimedia Commons

5) C) Cedar of Lebanon (Cedrus libani)  Photo by Christine Matthews / Cedar of Lebanon, Forty Hall, Enfield

6) E) Norway Spruce (Picea abies) Photo by James St John at Picea abies (Norway spruce) 8 | Picea abies (Linnaeus, 1753)… | Flickr

7) M) Rhododendron (Rhododendron ponticum)  Photo by Colin Smith at Rhododendron Hedge © Colin Smith cc-by-sa/2.0 :: Geograph Britain and Ireland

8) H) Box (Buxux sempervirens) Photo by Derek Harper / Box hedges, Greenway

9) O) Cowberry (Vaccinium vitis-idaea)  Photo by By Jonas Bergsten – Photo taken by Jonas Bergsten using a Canon PowerShot G3., Public Domain,

10) G) Holly (Ilex aquifolium)  Photo by Me haridas, CC BY-SA 4.0 <>, via Wikimedia Commons

11) A) Yew (Taxus baccata) Photo by David Skinner at Totteridge Yew | At around 2000 years, it’s said to be the o… | Flickr

12) D) Lawson Cypress (Chamaecyparis lawsoniana)  Photo by Rosser1954, CC BY-SA 4.0 <;, via Wikimedia Commons

13) J) Ivy (Hedera helix) Photo by Evelyn Simak at Ivy (Hedera helix) © Evelyn Simak :: Geograph Britain and Ireland

14) L) Cherry Laurel (Prunus laurocerasus) Photo by Rosser1954 Roger Griffith, CC BY-SA 3.0 <>, via Wikimedia Commons

15) K) Gorse (Ulex europaeus)  Photo by Bernard DUPONT from FRANCE, CC BY-SA 2.0 <>, via Wikimedia Commons



2 thoughts on “Sunday Quiz – Evergreen – The Answers!

  1. Fran & Bobby Freelove

    Another interesting quiz, well done Mike ( must be the Welsh air 😁), look forward to tomorrow’s.


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