More about State Tree, Flower, Animal, or Bird of Odisha
Ashoka, the state flower of Odisha is also known as Saraca asoca. It belongs to the Detarioideae subfamily. The state animal of Odisha is Sambar Deer whose scientific name s Cervus.
Indian Roller is the state bird of Odisha that feed on beetles, crickets, grasshoppers, ground insects, etc. The state tree of Odisha is the Sacred fig or Peepal which is also the state tree of Haryana. It has religious significance in three major religions i.e. Buddhism, Jainism, and Hinduism.