Inside: Identifying trees when out for a walk in a local forest adds fun to your adventure, especially if kids are involved. Sharpen your skills with this quiz.
Identifying trees is fun! A walk through the forest can be a surreal experience. Looking up into the heavens at the trees which stretch into the heavens is exhilarating. What I find even more stimulating is identifying trees based on leaf patterns and shapes, bark texture and sometimes, the flowers and fruits they produce. Try this quiz which has descriptions of trees based on the above characteristics. How many can you name correctly? After you’ve tried this quiz, take your new-found skills to a neighborhood forest and have fun identifying trees in your community.