Quiz: The Ugliest Flower: How much do you know about efflorescence?
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The Ugliest Flower: How much do you know about efflorescence?
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About This Quiz

Efflorescence is a kind of flowering, but it doesn't have roots and it sure doesn't make your yard look good. Test your knowledge of this structural phenomenon with this quiz.

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Efflorescence doesn't occur everywhere. What materials are commonly affected?
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Preventing efflorescence isn't just a matter of being careful when you're mixing concrete; there are environmental factors that can spur its formation as well. What's one example?
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Efflorescence is ugly, but it doesn't have to be permanent. What's one effective way to remove it?
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Modern-day homeowners aren't the only ones who struggle with efflorescence. Which famous figure also battled the salty blotches?
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