Botany questions This is a list of recently added questions about botany. Play botany quiz and see all the questions. That is the fruit of...Cape gooseberry. Physalis peruviana, commonly called Cape gooseberry, has its origin in the present day region of Chile and Peru. Its fruit is a round smooth berry, resembling a miniature yellow tomato. Removed from its calyx, it is bright yellow to orange in color, and sweet when ripe, with a characteristic, mildly tart tomato flavor.Created by: Ninjaihard 56% Cape gooseberryCape gooseberry10050raisinraisin815heveahevea3446apricotapricot3520Peru riddles » What fruit is that?Lúcuma is the fruit of the Pouteria lucuma tree native to the Andean valleys. It is mainly cultivated in Peru, where it is commonly used as a flavor in juice, milk shakes, and especially ice cream. Its unique flavor in such preparations has been described variously as being similar to sweet potato, maple syrup, or butterscotch.Created by: Ninjaiaverage 68% coconacocona2mangomango3lúcumalúcuma11pepinopepino0fruits riddles » Where do the succulent plants called living stones occur?In Africa. Lithops are native to southern Africa, mainly Namibia and South Africa. They avoid being eaten by blending in with surrounding rocks and are often known as pebble plants or living stones. The first scientific description of a Lithops was made by William John Burchell in 1811, who accidentally found a specimen when picking up from the ground a "curiously shaped pebble".Created by: Ninjaivery hard 34% in Asiain Asia21in North Americain North America29in Africain Africa64in Australiain Australia70plants riddles » What carnivorous plant is that? Venus flytrap. The Venus flytrap is endemic to North and South Carolina, U.S. It catches its prey with a trapping structure formed by the terminal portion of each of the plant's leaves, which is triggered by tiny hairs on their inner surfaces. When an insect or spider crawling along the leaves contacts a hair, the trap prepares to close, snapping shut only if another contact occurs within approximately twenty seconds of the first strike.Created by: Ninjaivery hard 39% common bladderwortcommon bladderwort1Attenborough's pitcher plantAttenborough's pitcher plant7Alice sundewAlice sundew58Venus flytrapVenus flytrap43plants riddles » What tree species has the widest trunk girth in the world? Montezuma cypress. The Tree of Tule is one of a number of old Montezuma cypress trees that grow in Santa Maria del Tule, Mexico. It is one of the oldest and largest in the world and has the widest girth. It has a height of forty meters, a volume of between 700 and 800m3, an estimated weight of 630 tons and a circumference of about forty meters.The trunk is so wide that thirty people with arms extended joining hands are needed to encircle it.Created by: Tschukavery hard 36% EucalyptusEucalyptus21 Montezuma cypress Montezuma cypress125Mammoth giantMammoth giant73BaobabBaobab127Mexico riddles » What is the name of this exotic plant?Black bat flower. Tacca chantrieri, the black bat flower, is a species of flowering plant in the yam family Dioscoreaceae. Tacca chantrieri is an unusual plant in that it has black flowers. These flowers are somewhat bat-shaped, are up to 12 inches across, and have long 'whiskers' that can grow up to 28 inches. Tacca chantrierei is native to tropical regions of Southeast Asia.Created by: Tschukavery hard 33% black nightblack night78black bat flowerblack bat flower107black hollyhockblack hollyhock60black helleboreblack hellebore70flowers riddles » What is the use of lily of the valley for?It is edible and used in the kitchen. Lily of the valley increases the strength of heart contraction and is used in the initial stages of heart failure. It is also very toxic at overdose. Death poisoning in children after eating a few berries or drinking water from a vase in which a lily of the valley bouquet was made was described. Created by: kwidzinskaangelikaaverage 65% You make alcohol out of it,You make alcohol out of it,2402It's just an ornamental plantIt's just an ornamental plant1321It is edible and used in the kitchenIt is edible and used in the kitchen8339As a heart medicineAs a heart medicine766biology riddles » Pitaya is a fruit of a ...Cactus. A pitaya is the fruit of several cactus species indigenous to the Americas. Thw word pitaya usually refers to fruit of the genus Stenocereus, while pitahaya or dragon fruit refers to fruit of the genus Hylocereus. Created by: Tschukaaverage 64% coniferous treeconiferous tree949palm treepalm tree1184Actinidia ChineseActinidia Chinese3916cactuscactus11098cuisine riddles » The oldest living plant on the Earth, originating from the clove family...Silene stenophylla . In February 2012, a team of scientists from the Institute of Cell Biophysics of the Russian Academy of Sciences announced they had successfully regenerated specimens from fruit that had been frozen for 31,800 (±300) years according to radiocarbon dating.Currently, they are the oldest living multicellular organisms on Earth.Created by: Tschukavery hard 33% Silene stenophylla Silene stenophylla 119Silene saint nazaireSilene saint nazaire67Silene capensisSilene capensis92Silene succulentaSilene succulenta73 Which of the plants does not belong to the Asteraceae family?Nasturtium comes from the nasturtium family. The others are asteraceae whose family has about 23.6 thousand species of plants.Created by: Tschukavery hard 29% sunflowersunflower207camomilecamomile179lettucelettuce815nasturtiumnasturtium497nature riddles » Play botany quiz and see all the questions.