Scientific name: quercus robur
Acorns are the nut of the oak tree. They start green and gradually go brown as they ripen. Squirrels are very fond of acorns.
Adorn means to make a person or thing more attractive by adding something beautiful to it. People often adorn themselves with jewelry. The statue in the picture has been adorned with flowers.
Capricorn is a sign of the Zodiac. It is an earth sign. You are a Capricorn if you were born between December 22nd and January 19th.
Scientific name: zea mays
Corn, or maize, is a type of grass. It grows taller than an adult man. Its seeds grow in a cluster, known as an ear or cob of corn. Corn can be cooked and eaten by itself, or ground into flour.
A horn is a musical instrument with a limited number of notes it can play. Horns used to be made from animal horns. Modern horns tend to be made from brass.
Horns grow in pairs on the heads of animals like sheep, goats and some cows. Horns start growing when the animal is very young and continue to grow for their entire life, often getting to be very large. Horns often grow in a twisting or spiral shape. In some animals only the male grows horns.
A lawn is a patch of grass that is usually grown around a house in the front and back yard. Grass grows long leaves and stems from ground level without much branching, so a lot of grass plants together can be cut so that they are all the same height, which makes a lawn.
A leprechaun is a kind of Irish fairy. Leprechauns are usually little, older men wearing a green suit. Leprechauns make mischief, and store gold in a pot at the end of the rainbow. They are said to be able to grant wishes.