Giant Hogweed Quiz
What do you know about Giant Hogweed (GH)?
Want to get really good marks?! - read the info on our website at www.elcv.org.uk/tasks/invasives/the-program/
What is this attractive flowering plant?
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And what is this young plant?
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And what is this?
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Hogweed Burn - True or False?
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True
False
Caused by touching the leaves
Caused by touching the stem bristles
Caused by touching the sap
Only happens if then exposed to sunlight
Needs some hours of strong-ish sunlight
Can be avoided by rinsing the skin
Appears very quickly
Lasts for months
Treatment is similar to sunburn
Can re-occur for years
The hollow GH stem makes a great pea-shooter
And what plant is this?
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Common Hogweed is almost as dangerous as the Giant version
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GH can cause blindness
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GH is a legally notifiable plant
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Young GH leaves cooked like spinach is one of the best tasting wild foods
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Cow Parsley and Cow Parsnip are alternative names for Giant Hogweed
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GH flowers in its first year
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GH dies after flowering
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When is the easiest time to spot GH?
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When is the best time to treat GH?
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What does the acronym THE stand for?
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In how many locations did we find GH in 2019?
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How many locations did we clear in 2019?
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How much did this cost? (Tick all that apply)
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Who is supporting us? (Tick all that apply)
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Are there other such projects in Scotland? (Tick all that apply)
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Do you think THE will succeed?
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When do you think THE will succeed?
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How good are you at identifying Giant Hogweed? Try our (not so easy!) quiz at //tinyurl.com/ELCV-THE-Identify-Quiz
It is vital that no plant is allowed to flower. So the more spotters there are the more likely we are to succeed in eradicating it. Interested in helping? Email us at hogweed@elcv.org.uk. Really interested? try this quiz: //tinyurl.com/ELCV-THE-Practicalities-Quiz.
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