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Identification Needed please. Tree growing in garden in FRANCE. Seeds have single 'nut' inside. Small white flowers in spring. Leaves have serrated edges.




its part of the acer family (i think) thats as far as i can go, sorry.

23 Sep, 2012


Thanks Catty - I think I managed with a little help from a friend who lives in Scotland to find the answer! It is a "Sorbus torminalis" or Wild Service Tree. The fruit can be used to make 'eau de vie' when ripe - I must tell my friend!!

23 Sep, 2012


well done, i have been looking for one of them! now i know what to look out for!

24 Sep, 2012

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