February 9, 2013

Goldfinch at Our Feeder


American Goldfinch (Carduelis tristis)


The American Goldfinch is also called the Eastern Goldfinch or Wild Canary. In summer the male turns brighter yellow.

The goldfinches like seeds. This one stayed at the feeder for a while.

7 comments:

  1. Those are great closeups of such a pretty little bird.

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  2. I love seeing these colorful birds in the middle of winter. So pretty

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  3. I love goldfinches!! Such beautiful birds.

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  4. Great pictures! I call these birds little spots of sunshine :)

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