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
answers
flagCzech Republic
8%
83%
8%
0%
24
flagFrance
17%
80%
2%
0%
46
flagDenmark
14%
78%
7%
0%
14
flagSwitzerland
16%
72%
5%
5%
18
flagSpain
23%
71%
4%
0%
21
flagthe United Kingdom
24%
68%
3%
2%
387
flagItaly
18%
67%
8%
2%
37
flagGermany
30%
63%
4%
2%
186
flagthe Netherlands
24%
62%
7%
3%
53
flagNorway
30%
61%
7%
0%
26
flagLithuania
38%
61%
0%
0%
13
flagPoland
37%
55%
4%
2%
15820
flagCanada
36%
53%
3%
6%
30
flagRepublic of Ireland
38%
50%
3%
3%
26
flagAustralia
20%
50%
8%
20%
24
flagSweden
52%
47%
0%
0%
17
flagthe United States
37%
42%
13%
5%
378
flagthe Philippines
28%
42%
14%
14%
14
flagIndia
35%
39%
10%
13%
156
flagUnknown
73%
18%
5%
2%
789

Gender

men33%
women50%
Olive
59%
41%
Laurel
33%
50%
Myrtle
4%
5%
Acanthus
2%
2%

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