Goldfinch

Thanks to Nic Cairns for some fine photos of Goldfinch (Carduelis carduelis)…

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Goldfinches are lovely little birds, often seen in small flocks.  They are specialist feeders on seeds of plants such as thistles, dandelions and teasels – all plentiful on St.Anns Allotments, where Nic took these photos.

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One response to “Goldfinch

  1. The collective noun for a group or flock of goldfinches is a CHARM, which is charming!

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