Green Riddles

Here are six riddles for kids where the answer is the color green

These are therefore great for using with all our other riddles about different colors.

6 Green Riddles For Kids

Green Riddles For Kids

Certain types of peppers
Some asparagus and peas
Lettuce, spinach and limes
What’s the color of all these?

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A granny smith apple
The inside of a kiwi
What’s the color of these
And a head of broccoli?

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I am a secondary color
I am envy’s color some would say
I am also the color you see
When celebrating St Patrick’s Day

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What’s the color of some mint
A wine bottle made of glass
Crocodiles, frogs, the Hulk
Shamrocks, Kermit and some grass

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A nice, crisp dollar bill
And the leaves up on the trees
A tasty cucumber
What’s the color of all these?

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Orange, violet, yellow
Blue, red and indigo
What’s the missing color
That is in a rainbow

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Leprechaun Riddles

Here are some riddles for children where the answer is ‘leprechaun.’ These ideas are therefore perfect for using with all of our other St Patrick’s Day riddles.

The first four of these rhyme, while the fifth asks your kids What Am I?

To use the fifth riddle, read the first line to your kids (or have them read it themselves), then get them to take a guess at what they think is being described.

If they don’t answer correctly, read them the second clue and get them to guess again. Keep doing this until they either guess the correct answer or run out of clues.

If you’re using these for some kind of St Patrick’s Day activities, you may also like these scavenger hunt ideas with the same theme.

5 Leprechaun Riddles For Kids

Leprechaun Riddles For Kids

He has a ginger beard
And green clothing I am told
He’s always on the lookout
For coins for his pot of gold

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If you capture one of these
At the end of a rainbow
He will grant you three wishes
If you will then let him go

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A green jacket
Covers his arms
Don’t ever steal
His Lucky Charms

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At the end of rainbows
Is where I can be seen
You will know that it’s me
Because I’m wearing green

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What Am I?

I have a beard but I’m not Santa
I have a green jacket but I don’t play golf
I have red hair but I’m not Ron Weasley
I have lots of gold but I’m not a pirate
I’m associated with rainbows but I’m not Noah

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Rainbow Riddles

Carrying on with our St Patrick’s Day theme, today’s set of riddles all have an answer of ‘rainbow.’

These ideas would fit in with many of our other themes though, like the Wizard Of Oz, Christian, weather and more.

The first five of these are rhyming riddles, while the last one asks your kids What Am I?

To use the final idea, get your children to read the first clue and guess what they think the answer is.

If they’re incorrect, have them read the second line and guess again. Keep going until they either answer correctly or they run out of clues.

6 Rainbow Riddles For Kids

Rainbow Riddles For Kids

Violet, indigo and blue
Red, yellow, orange and green
At the end of this object
A pot of gold can be seen

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This natural phenomenon
Cannot be seen when it is dark
For it’s caused by light hitting rain
To create a colorful arc

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You see me in the air
But I am not a kite
I am what’s created
When water refracts light

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To reach the land of Oz
Go ‘somewhere over’ this
To where the bluebirds fly
And your home you will miss

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You might see this in the sky
By a waterfall it’s lower
Some say that it was first seen
After a flood by Noah

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What Am I?

I’m curved but I’m not a banana
I’m mentioned in the first book of the Bible but I’m not a snake
I’m colorful but I’m not a parrot
I’m mentioned in a Wizard Of Oz song but I’m not a Yellow Brick Road
I’m found near a leprechaun but I’m not a pot of gold

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Pot Of Gold Riddles

Carrying on with our St Patrick’s Day theme, here are a few riddles for kids where the answer is ‘Pot Of Gold’.

The first two are rhyming riddles, with the third being a What Am I? riddle.

To use the final idea, get your child (or children) to read the first line and guess what it is that they think is being described.

If they’re not correct, they should read the second line and guess again. Keep going until they guess the correct answer or run out of clues.

3 Pot Of Gold Riddles For Kids

Pot Of Gold Riddles For Kids

This is a large container
Which has a shiny hoard
It is where a leprechaun
Has all of his coins stored

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If you can ever reach the end
Of a big colorful rainbow
You should find something valuable
Of which leprechauns won’t let go

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What Am I?

I’m hidden but I’m not an Easter egg
I’m a container but I’m not used to hold water
I hold coins but I’m not a purse
I’m associated with St Patrick’s Day but I’m not a shamrock
I’m found at the end of a rainbow but I’m not a leprechaun

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Shamrock Riddles

It’s not long until St Patrick’s Day, so our next few sets of riddles will all be related to that theme.

To kick us off, here are some riddles where the answer is ‘shamrock’. The first two of these rhyme, while the third idea asks What Am I?

To use the third riddle with your kids, read them the first line and ask them to guess what they think it is that you’re describing. If they’re incorrect, read the second clue and ask them to guess again.

Keep going until they get the right answer (or until you run out of clues to give them).

3 Shamrock Riddles For Kids

Shamrock Riddles For Kids

This is a type of green plant
That you will see on display
During March as it is the
Symbol of St Patrick’s Day

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If you visit Ireland
And decide to fly over
You might see these small green sprigs
Which are a type of clover

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What Am I?

I’m green but I’m not a bottle of Sprite
I have leaves but I’m not a tree
I’m a symbol of Ireland but I’m not a harp
I’m seen on St Patrick’s Day but I’m not a leprechaun

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