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Here are the flowers you can find In My Grandmother's G

How many flower varieties can you identify in the book?

While many of the flowers in the book are difficult to identify, many others are specific flowers you might recognize.

Here are the flowers we can identify in the book:

1. On page 2 - The yellow flowers are... Graham Thomas roses

2. On page 3 ‘So many fragrant flowers...’- The pink flower and buds are... Brother Cadfael roses.

3. On page 5 the pink flowers are... Mary roses.

4. On page 6 the yellow flowers with the hand are... Yellow Poppies.

5. On page 7 the basket of flowers includes... Narcisus, Freesia, and Renunculus.

6. On page 8 the behind thepicture of Aubyn there are spikes of... Penstomen.

7. On page 9 grandma is sitting in front of some... Daffodils.

8. On page 13 the blue flowers under the eves are... Agapantus, commonly called ‘Lily of the Nile.’

9. On page 14 the vase by the bridge is full of... Many different Roses and Rose Hips

10. On pg. 17 is a small bed of... Daffodils, Narcisus and Primroses

11. On pg. 18 the vase of yellow flowers are... Roses

12. On pg. 23 the blue flowers with yellow centers are... Pansies ( often called 'Violas')

13. On pg. 27 the 3 blue flowers are... Morning Glories

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In My Grandmother's Garden by Kit Eakle; Illustrations by Jean Eakle
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