Nature Through My Lens

Posts tagged “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!


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!


On the lookout

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A pretty American Goldfinch (Spinus tristis) on a Maple tree coming into leaf. The white in the background is the neighbours house. This guy was singing his head off!


Shh, I’m Hiding

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An American Goldfinch, hiding in our Lilac bush.