Bird Guide: Greenfinch

Greenfinch

About


Greenfinches are popular garden birds which can be identified by their vibrant green colour especially the males whom are brighter in colour than the females

About

Locations

Can be spotted in most areas across the UK

Habitat

Gardens, farmland, woodland and parks

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Breeding


Breeding takes place between April and September with Greenfinches typically laying two broods in a season. Nests are made from grass, twigs, hair and feathers and are usually positioned in the a fork of a tree or hedge, Incubation takes 14-15 days

Breeding

Size

Wingspan:
26 m

Length:
15 cm

Diet

Predominantly large seeds though parents will also feed insects to young birds

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