Grevillea Robusta – also known as Silky Oak
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This Grevillea is a large growing tree which is native to Australia. It is a member of the Protea family. This tree is fast-growing and can reach 100 feet (30.5 m) at maturity. These flowers are stunning when the sun is on them as they seem to glow.

Photo taken in Melbourne- Australia
Canon EOS400D, Tamron Macro Lens 90mm
RAW details: exposure 1/500 f/-5.6 iso 100
I use natural and reflected daylight.
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Photo taken 28th November, 2012


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  • Joy Watson
    Joy Watsonover 1 year ago

    Grevillea Robusta – also known as Silky Oak

  • JohnDSmith
    JohnDSmithover 1 year ago

    Beautiful light Joy,…..Makes for a awesome image,..

  • Much appreciated John.

    – Joy Watson

  • Larry Trupp
    Larry Truppover 1 year ago

    Very nice capture Joy

  • Thanks Larry.

    – Joy Watson

  • Penny Odom
    Penny Odomover 1 year ago


  • Much appreciated Penny.

    – Joy Watson

  • Celeste Mookherjee
    Celeste Mookhe...over 1 year ago

    Like stylized rays of the sun – strikingly beautiful flower!

  • Much appreciated Celeste.

    – Joy Watson

  • GeorgiaPoetry
    GeorgiaPoetryover 1 year ago


  • Many thanks

    – Joy Watson

  • Steven  Agius
    Steven Agiusover 1 year ago

    Beautiful shot Joy.

  • Thanks so much Steve.

    – Joy Watson

  • Fred Mitchell
    Fred Mitchellover 1 year ago

    A good shot of a delightful plant.

  • Thanks Fred.

    – Joy Watson

  • AngieDavies
    AngieDaviesover 1 year ago


  • Thanks so much Angie.

    – Joy Watson

  • andy551
    andy551over 1 year ago

    Wonderful image, stunning work!!!!!

  • Thanks Andy, appreciated.

    – Joy Watson

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