Can You Name These 12 Herbs?

Have you always fancied yourself as a herb lover or nature expert? Take this quiz to find out if you really do know your herbs!
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Question 1/12

illinois.edu
What herb is pictured above? (Hint: This herb's stems and leaves are commonly used in Vietnamese and Thai dishes.)
Lavender
Dill
Lemon Grass
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Question 2/12

herbsrus.co.nz
What herb is pictured above? (Hint: This herb's flavor can be very strong and pungent. It is used commonly to flavor poultry and lamb.)
Rosemary
Lemon Verbena
Cat's Claw
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Question 3/12

medicalnewstoday.com
What herb is pictured above? (Hint: This herb is most often associated with Mexican and Asian dishes.)
Marojoram
Cilantro
Epazote
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Question 4/12

foodrepublic.com
What herb is pictured above? (Hint: Among other things, this herb can be found in many beverages and jellies.)
Mint
Lemon Balm
Salad Burnet
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Question 5/12

bbci.co.uk
What herb is pictured above? (Hint: This herb's flavor can be described as milder and subtler onion flavor, as it is part of the onion family.)
Garlic
Savory
Chives
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Question 6/12

sheknows.com
What herb is pictured above? (Hint: This herb is often used in tomato dishes, pizza, and Mexican cuisine.)
Sage
Oregano
Sorrel
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Question 7/12

condenast.co.uk
What herb is pictured above? (Hint: This herb is most commonly used as a garnish.)
Borage
Chervil
Parsley
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Question 8/12

telegraph.co.uk
What herb is pictured above? (Hint: This herb is commonly used in vinegars, oils, marinades, and salads.)
Tarragon
Basil
Catnip
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Question 9/12

gertens.com
What herb is pictured above? (Hint: This herb is often found in soups, stews, casseroles, stuffing, and poultry dishes.)
Thyme
Garlic
Mint
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Question 10/12

wikimedia.org
What herb is pictured above? (Hint: This herb's leaves can be harvested and used fresh or dried for later use.)
Sage
Fennel
Geranium
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Question 11/12

urban-allotments.com
What herb is pictured above? (Hint: This herb's leaves and stems are often used to flavor soups, salads, gravy, meat, and chicken.)
Elderflower
Lovage
Ginger Root
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Question 12/12

urban-allotments.com
What herb is pictured above? (Hint: This herb is often used in fish dishes.)
Rose Hip
Fennel
Lemon Myrtle
Result
'Really? There are that many herbs out there?' - your thoughts after getting through this quiz!

C+, Clueless Clover

sheknows.com
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You the beginning sprouts of some serious herb knowledge. Keep watering your love of herbs!

B+, Herb Hopeful

lidiasitaly.com
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Amazing! You deserve your own how-to-cook-with-herbs TV show!

C+, Fabulous With Fennel

ytimg.com
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1
What herb is pictured above? (Hint: This herb's stems and leaves are commonly used in Vietnamese and Thai dishes.)
Lavender
Dill
Lemon Grass
2
What herb is pictured above? (Hint: This herb's flavor can be very strong and pungent. It is used commonly to flavor poultry and lamb.)
Rosemary
Lemon Verbena
Cat's Claw
3
What herb is pictured above? (Hint: This herb is most often associated with Mexican and Asian dishes.)
Marojoram
Cilantro
Epazote
4
What herb is pictured above? (Hint: Among other things, this herb can be found in many beverages and jellies.)
Mint
Lemon Balm
Salad Burnet
5
What herb is pictured above? (Hint: This herb's flavor can be described as milder and subtler onion flavor, as it is part of the onion family.)
Garlic
Savory
Chives
6
What herb is pictured above? (Hint: This herb is often used in tomato dishes, pizza, and Mexican cuisine.)
Sage
Oregano
Sorrel
7
What herb is pictured above? (Hint: This herb is most commonly used as a garnish.)
Borage
Chervil
Parsley
8
What herb is pictured above? (Hint: This herb is commonly used in vinegars, oils, marinades, and salads.)
Tarragon
Basil
Catnip
9
What herb is pictured above? (Hint: This herb is often found in soups, stews, casseroles, stuffing, and poultry dishes.)
Thyme
Garlic
Mint
10
What herb is pictured above? (Hint: This herb's leaves can be harvested and used fresh or dried for later use.)
Sage
Fennel
Geranium
11
What herb is pictured above? (Hint: This herb's leaves and stems are often used to flavor soups, salads, gravy, meat, and chicken.)
Elderflower
Lovage
Ginger Root
12
What herb is pictured above? (Hint: This herb is often used in fish dishes.)
Rose Hip
Fennel
Lemon Myrtle