Flock of birds on ‘Shimul’ tree

  • Birds collect their food from the ‘Shimul’ tree flower during spring. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Birds collect their food from the ‘Shimul’ tree flower during spring. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A yellow-coloured bird perching on a roadside ‘Shimul’ or red silk cotton tree at Hasnabad of Dhaka’s Keraniganj. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A yellow-coloured bird perching on a roadside ‘Shimul’ or red silk cotton tree at Hasnabad of Dhaka’s Keraniganj. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Birds fly from one branch to another on a ‘Shimul’ tree in the late spring afternoon. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Birds fly from one branch to another on a ‘Shimul’ tree in the late spring afternoon. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A Chestnut-tailed Starling known as Kaath Shalik taking honey from a roadside ‘Shimul’ tree flower at Hasnabad of Dhaka’s Keraniganj. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A Chestnut-tailed Starling known as Kaath Shalik taking honey from a roadside ‘Shimul’ tree flower at Hasnabad of Dhaka’s Keraniganj. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A Chestnut-tailed Starling known as Kaath Shalik perched on a roadside ‘Shimul’ tree enjoying honey at Hasnabad of Dhaka’s Keraniganj. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A Chestnut-tailed Starling known as Kaath Shalik perched on a roadside ‘Shimul’ tree enjoying honey at Hasnabad of Dhaka’s Keraniganj. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A Chestnut-tailed Starling known as Kaath Shalik perched on a roadside ‘Shimul’ tree enjoying honey at Hasnabad of Dhaka’s Keraniganj. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A Chestnut-tailed Starling known as Kaath Shalik perched on a roadside ‘Shimul’ tree enjoying honey at Hasnabad of Dhaka’s Keraniganj. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A Chestnut-tailed Starling known as Kaath Shalik perched on a roadside ‘Shimul’ tree enjoying honey at Hasnabad of Dhaka’s Keraniganj. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A Chestnut-tailed Starling known as Kaath Shalik perched on a roadside ‘Shimul’ tree enjoying honey at Hasnabad of Dhaka’s Keraniganj. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Flowers blossom on a roadside ‘Shimul’ or red silk cotton tree at Hasnabad of Dhaka’s Keraniganj. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Flowers blossom on a roadside ‘Shimul’ or red silk cotton tree at Hasnabad of Dhaka’s Keraniganj. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi