wild service tree


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Noun1.wild service tree - European tree bearing edible small speckled brown fruit
service tree, sorb apple, sorb apple tree, Sorbus domestica - medium-sized European tree resembling the rowan but bearing edible fruit
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To celebrate the 10th anniversary of the scheme a special commemorative Wild Service Tree is also available to order for residents living within the National Forest only, in addition to four other varieties.
ANSWERS: Q1 The Yorkshire Bank; Q2 Blue Hall; Q3 Hilton; Q4 A wild service tree (Sorbus Tormanalis) and Star Magnolia (Magnolia Stellata); Q5 Louise Jameson (Leela); Q6 Park End Primary School; Q7 Nine years old; Q8 Baltic arts centre, Gateshead; Q9 Tockets Mill; Q10 The Tees-Thames Express.
* LATEST in a collectors' series of booklets about individual trees is `Chequer or Wild Service Tree' by Patrick Roper.