Plants - When Trees Grow
This tiny sapling will grow into a huge oak tree!

Plants - When Trees Grow

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Trees are plants. In spring, like other plants, trees grow and make new leaves. In summer they are full of leaves. In the autumn some trees lose their leaves. They are called deciduous trees. Deciduous trees look very different in the winter. Some trees keep their leaves all tear round. These are called evergreens. Evergreens don't lose their leaves. Why do some trees change? When do trees grow?

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1.
This is a picture of a holly tree in January. What type of tree is a holly tree?
Evergreen
Deciduous
Cactus
Thorn
Evergreen trees stay green all year round
2.
When do trees grow most quickly?
Winter
Spring
Summer
Autumn
Trees grow slowly, but they grow quickest in the spring
3.
When does the oak tree drop its leaves?
Winter
Spring
Summer
Autumn
There are lots of golden brown leaves on the ground in autumn
4.
What grows from the buds in the spring?
New leaves
Old leaves
Roots
Nuts
Trees and plants grow in the spring
5.
Some trees keep their leaves all winter. These trees are called _________.
Evergreen
Deciduous
Wintry
Seasonal
Most conifers are evergreens
6.
This is an oak tree in winter. What sort of tree is an oak tree?
Evergreen
Deciduous
Conifer
Bush
Oak trees lose their leaves in the autumn
7.
Some trees have no leaves in winter. These trees are called _________.
Evergreen
Deciduous
Wintry
Seasonal
Ash, beech and sycamore are all deciduous trees. They drop their leaves in autumn
8.
When does the oak tree grow new leaves?
Winter
Spring
Summer
Autumn
Deciduous trees grow new leaves in the spring
9.
As trees grow, their trunks get wider. Tree trunks are covered in ____.
Metal
Glass
Bark
Stone
Bark is a great place for minibeasts to live
10.
This tree has no leaves in winter. How do we know it is not dead?
It has buds on its branches
It is completely bare
It is not moving
It has rough bark
Look carefully. Bushes and trees have buds on them in winter
Author:  David Bland

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