JungleDragon is a nature and wildlife community for photographers, travellers and anyone who loves nature. We're genuine, free, ad-free and beautiful.


grass tree taken at hardys scrub onkaparinga national park trails south australia Australia,Geotagged,Grass tree,Winter,Xanthorrhoea australis,grass tree,national park,onkaparinga,south australia Click/tap to enlarge PromotedCountry intro

    comments (2)

  1. That's bizarre, excellent find! Posted 3 years ago
  2. Nice one Jef. Looks like they experienced good roasting quite recently. Posted one year ago

Sign in or Join in order to comment.

''Xanthorrhoea australis'', the Grass-tree or Black Boy is an Australian plant. It is the most commonly seen species of the genus ''Xanthorrhoea'' . Its fire-blackened trunk can grow up to several metres tall and is often branched. In certain Aboriginal languages, it is called 'Bukkup' or 'Kawee'.

Species identified by Jef braund
View Jef braund's profile

By Jef braund

Public Domain
Uploaded Jul 1, 2016. Captured Jun 25, 2016 01:11 in 583 Chapel Hill Rd, Blewitt Springs SA 5171, Australia.
  • Canon EOS 60D
  • f/7.1
  • 1/49s
  • ISO100
  • 24mm