QUIZ 1 OF TUCSON WILDFLOWERS
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Here's where you get to assess your current knowledge level and monitor your progress. Repeat the quiz (identification takes lots of practice), watching your score increase, until you are happy with your knowledge level. Practice with real plants and animals whenever possible.

Give yourself 1 point for correct ID and spelling.
Give yourself 1/2 point for correct ID but incorrect spelling.

Note: click on #s below to see quiz picture; click on name to see spotlight
A = 73 points. Excellent!
B = 65 points. Good Job!
C = 56.5 points. Okay.
K < 56.5 points. Keep Practicing.

1. Sacred Datura (Datura meteloides)
2. Chia (Salvia columbariae)
3. Western Blue Flax (Linum lewisii)
4. Purple Mat (Nama demissum)
5
. Purple Bladderpod (Lesquerella purpurea)
6. Odora (Porophyllum gracile)
7. Woolly Daisy (Eriophyllum lanosum)
8. New Mexico Thistle (Cirsium neomexicanum)
9. Small-Flowered Eucrypta (Eucrypta micrantha)
10. Sand Wash Groundsel (Senecio douglasii var. douglasii)
11. Hill Lotus (Lotus humistratus)
12. Carlowrightia (Carlowrightia arizonica)
13. Esteve's Pincushion (Chaenactis stevioides)
14. Amsinckia (Amsinckia intermedia)
15. Euphorbia (Euphorbia spp)
16. Silver Puffs (Microseris linearifolia)
17. Trailing Four O'Clock (Allionia incarnata)
18. Slender Phlox (Microsteris gracilis)
19. Centaury (Centaurium calycosum)
20. Silverleaf Nightshade (Solanum elaeagnifolium)
21. Desert Anemone (Anemone tuberosa)
22. Desert Marigold (Baileya multiradiata)
23. Lacepod (Thysanocarpus curvipes)
24. Desert Chicory (Rafinesquia neomexicana)
25. Filaree (Erodium cicutarium)
26. Pursh Plantain (Plantago purshii)
27. Desert Senna (Senna covesii)
28. Buckwheat (Eriogonum spp)
29. Arizona Jewelflower (Streptanthus arizonicus)
30. Common Bedstraw (Galium aparine)
31. Sleepy Catchfly (Silene antirrhina)
32. Barestem Larkspur (Delphinium scaposum)
33. Skeleton Weed (Eriogonum deflexum)
34. Parry's Penstemon (Penstemon parryi)
35. Mexican Gold Poppy (Eschscholtzia mexicana)
36. Coulter's Brickellia (Brickellia coulteri)
37. Lizard-tail (Gaura parviflora)
38. Cooper's Paperflower (Psilostrophe cooperi)
39. Common Monkey Flower (Mimulus guttatus)
40. Bottle Evening Primrose (Oenothera primiveris)
41. Mojave Desert Star (Monoptilon bellioides)
42. Cryptantha (Cryptantha spp)
43. Wild Heliotrope (Phacelia distans)
44. Peppergrass (Lepidium spp)
45. Desert Bedstraw (Galium stellatum)
46. Desert Mariposa Lily (Calochortus kennedyi)
47. Owl Clover (Orthocarpus purpurascens)
48. Scarlet Sage (Stachys coccinea)
49. Desert Tobacco (Nicotiana trigonophylla)
50. Fleabane (Erigeron divergens)
51. Prickly Poppy (Argemone gracilenta)
52. Thread Plant (Nemacladus glanduliferus)
53. Dyssodia (Dyssodia acerosa)
54. Desert Phlox (Phlox tenuifolia)
55. Locoweed (Astragalus spp)
56. Gooding's Verbena (Glandularia gooddingii)
57. Herissantia (Herissantia crispa)
58. Bladderpod Mustard (Lesquerella gordoni)
59. Mustard Evening Primrose (Camissonia californica)
60. Blue Toadflax (Linaria texana)
61. Red Four O'Clock (Mirabilis coccineus)
62. White Tackstem (Calycoseris wrightii)
63. Parry Dalea (Marina parryi)
64. London Rocket (Sisymbrium irio)
65. Scalloped Leaf Phacelia (Phacelia crenulata)
66. Lupine (Lupinus sparsiflorus)
67. Yellow Spiny Daisy (Machaeranthera gracilis)
68. Spiny Sowthistle (Sonchus asper)
69. Bluedick (Dichelostemma pulchellum)
70. Wiry Lotus (Lotus rigidus)
71. Desert Dandelion (Malacothrix californica)
72. Wild Carrot (Daucus pusillus)
73. Globemallow (Sphaeralcea spp)
74. Desert Wishbone Bush (Mirabilis bigelovii)
75. Largeflower Stork's bill (Erodium texanum)
76. Russian Thistle (Salsola australis)
77. Devil's Claw (Proboscidea parviflora)
78. Cockroach Plant (Haplophyton crooksii)
79. Bahia (Bahia absinthifolia)
80. Sida (Sida abutifolia)
81. Arizona Poppy (Kallstroemia grandiflora)

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