Nature Through My Lens

Posts tagged “American Goldfinch

A Plate Full

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Four American Goldfinch (Spinus tristis) enjoying the Niger seed a feeder in our yard.


Photobomb

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Here’s an American Goldfinch (Spinus tristis) getting photobombed by a like bird.


Makes a Good Perch Anyway

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Not quite grasping the reason for this water feature, the cement birds make a good perch, as this juvenile American Goldfinch (Spinus tristis) will attest!


Goldfinch

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An American Goldfinch (Spinus tristis) sitting on the long stem of a Crocosmia that is just about to flower!


Bookends

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A pair of American Goldfinch males, Spinus tristis, on the Niger Feeder. The whole yard was in shadow with the sun going down except for a beam of light, highlighting these two birds! It was quite amazing!


Puffed

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An American Goldfinch (Spinus tristis) stands on the edge of the bird bath, all puffed up against the cold


Goldie

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A dominant American Goldfinch (Spinus tristis) male perched on a branch. I say dominant becuase he spends half his day chasing away other Goldies from the feeders in our yard!