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Quiz: Racehorse or Type of Rose?
by Staff
Is ARRRRR a racehorse or a rose? (horse) On the surface racehorses and roses don't seem to have anything in common, but they do — how they get their crazy names. Can you tell what names belong to which?

Tipsy Imperial Concubine

  • racehorse
  • rose

Pomponella Fairy Tale

  • racehorse
  • rose

Regret

  • racehorse
  • rose

Lavender Pinocchio

  • racehorse
  • rose

Eric

  • racehorse
  • rose

Zenyatta

  • racehorse
  • rose

Zenaitta

  • racehorse
  • rose

American Pharoah

  • racehorse
  • rose

All ____ are descended from Darley Arabian, Godolphin Arabian and Byerley Turk.

  • Thoroughbred racehorses
  • heirloom roses

Alister Stella Gray

  • racehorse
  • rose

Barbra Streisand

  • racehorse
  • rose

Man o' War

  • racehorse
  • rose

Danza

  • racehorse
  • rose

Mrs. Lovell Swisher

  • racehorse
  • rose

Boston

  • racehorse
  • rose

Wicked Strong

  • racehorse
  • rose

Champneys Pink Cluster

  • racehorse
  • rose

Archduke Charles

  • racehorse
  • rose

War Admiral

  • racehorse
  • rose

Manipur Magic

  • racehorse
  • rose

Chrysler Imperial

  • racehorse
  • rose

Raise a Native

  • racehorse
  • rose

Sunbonnet Sue

  • racehorse
  • rose

California Chrome

  • racehorse
  • rose

Uncle Sigh

  • racehorse
  • rose

Crown Princess Margareta

  • racehorse
  • rose

Soroptimist International

  • racehorse
  • rose

Leonatus

  • racehorse
  • rose

Zephirine Drouhin

  • racehorse
  • rose

Rachel Alexandra

  • racehorse
  • rose