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''Sorbus torminalis'', with common names wild service tree, chequers, and checker tree, is a species of ''Sorbus'' native to Europe from England and Wales east to Denmark and Poland, south to northwest Africa, and southeast to southwest Asia from Asia Minor to the Caucasus and Alborz mountains.

It is a medium-sized deciduous tree growing to 15–25 m tall, with a trunk up to 1.3 m in diameter. The bark is smooth and greyish, but flaky, peeling away in squarish plates to reveal darker.. more

Similar species: Rosales
Species identified by Ori Fragman Sapir
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By Ori Fragman Sapir

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Uploaded Dec 14, 2019. Captured Mar 6, 2018 11:46 in 98.
  • NIKON D750
  • f/22.0
  • 1/160s
  • ISO400
  • 100mm