Guardian Nature School Team Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global community of nature enthusiasts
photographing and learning about wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Project Noah Nature School visit nature school

silky oak

Grevillea robusta

Description:

It is a fast-growing evergreen tree, between 18–35 m (59–115 ft) tall. Its flowers are golden-orange bottlebrush-like blooms, between 8–15 cm (3–6 in) long, in the spring, on a 2–3 cm long stem and are used for honey production. Like others of its genus, the flowers have no petals, instead they have a long calyx that splits into 4 lobes.

Species ID Suggestions



Sign in to suggest organism ID

No Comments

SisirBanga
Spotted by
SisirBanga

Chandigarh, Union Territory of Chandīgarh, India

Spotted on May 5, 2015
Submitted on May 5, 2015

Related Spottings

Grevillea Silver Oak, Grevillea Grevillea Grevillea

Nearby Spottings

Spotting Malabar Nut Lantana Fenugreek

Reference

Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors

Join the Project Noah Team Join Project Noah Team