A Leafy Quiz

by Sue Whelan (answers below – don’t cheat!)

1) But not at the seaside…….

2) Very English………………

3) After the fire………

4) Sounds like someone’s ill again….

5) Punishment with precious metal….

6) Not the citrus variety……..

7) Makes wonderful syrup……..

8) You can do lots with this fruit…….

9) Primate perplexity………..

10) Not me or him or her but……….

11) Cared for Tree………….

12) Equine kernel………

13) A ray of light from the head……..

14) Favoured by the Monty Python team……

15) Add you to be popular……….

16) Not younger…….

17) A former Archbishop……..

18) Needed to make Waldorf Salad……

19) Beware poisonous hanging golden blooms….

20) Useful to cricketers………

Finally

21) The one we should all be aiming for……….

Answers: 1) Beech 2) Oak 3) Ash 4) Sycamore 5) Silver Birch 6) Lime 7) Maple 8) Apple 9) Monkey Puzzle 10) Yew 11) Cedar 12) Horse Chestnut 13) Hornbeam 14) Larch 15) Poplar 16) Elder 17) Rowan 18) Walnut 19) Laburnum 20) Willow 21) Tree of Heaven