Saturday, October 29, 2016

Purple Finch

The Purple Finch is the bird that Roger Tory Peterson famously described as a “sparrow dipped in raspberry juice.” For many of us, they’re irregular winter visitors to our feeders,
https://www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/Purple_Finch
"With a new feeder from a fellow bird watcher (Roger Mayhorn) and an early influx of Purple Finches this year, I had eleven at my feeder today. With a close look, nine can be seen in the following photo. -October 29, 2016-"