First Rose-Breasted Grosbeak I've Seen

by Marche' White
(Old Fort, NC)

Went out to sit on my porch this morning, of course watching my birds and to my surprise, I saw this beautiful bird I have never seen in my life. A little larger than my cardinals, rosy breast, black/white wings, large beak. He was lovely.

He drank water from my ground bird bath, ate some seeds from my ground cardinal feeders, perched in my magnolia tree for awhile, then left.
I did see him a couple of more times throughout the day. I hope to see him again tomorrow.




Comment

Hi Marche'. Rose-Breasted Grosbeaks are one of the prettiest birds. Happy Birding!
Susan

Click here to post comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Rose Breasted Grosbeak.



Coming Soon

Recent Articles

  1. Unknown Visitor

    Apr 20, 17 01:36 PM

    This bird has black and white wings, some yellow on breast and some orange spots. Was at my birdfeeder in Hyde Park (Boston) MA.

    Read More

  2. Larger bird with red head and back..hawk .

    Apr 20, 17 01:35 PM

    There are two of them that I am pretty sure are making a nest in a whole in the tree. Larger in size reddish colored back and when I shot a picture I

    Read More

  3. who is this

    Apr 20, 17 01:34 PM

    a small bird flew in to my house today its green in color small it has black strips on wings very small beak and way too cute, its hardly the size of palm

    Read More