Here are a couple of Lesser Goldfinch’s on my backyard feeder. Here are more of them in my neighborhood: LESSER GOLDFINCH There will be a crowdfunding campaign coming very soon to (hopefully) get this bird feeder project off the ground. Learn more here: PEEP STREAMING BIRD FEEDER.
The striking Lesser goldfinch’s are very small finches with dark on their head and back, the color can vary from black to dark green. Their underside is bright yellow and they have white in their wing feathers. The females are duller without the stark contrast between the back and underside. Lesser goldfinch’s are generally found… Read More LESSER GOLDFINCH
The yard is a great place to watch nature. We can attract birds, insects, and small animals by providing a little food, water, and shelter for these creatures in our backyards. Plants, flowers, trees, and shrubs can provide shelter and food, while a pond, bird bath or morning dew can give water. Colorful blooms and… Read More BACKYARD ECOSYSTEM
Echinacea or purple cone flowers as they are also known, are part of the Asteraceae (sunflower or aster) family of plants. Echinacea is native to central and eastern United States, which can be found growing in moist to dry prairies, fields, and open woods. They are a drought tolerant plant. These native plants produce purple,… Read More PURPLE CONE FLOWERS, BUGS, AND BIRDS