Rose-Breasted Grosbeak Nest: Males and females build loosely constructed nests. Song: Long, continuous robinlike whistle. Habitat: Trees and shrubs along gardens and parks. Diet: Forages in trees for seeds, insects and fruit. Backyard Favorites: May come to feeders for sunflower and safflower seeds.
Honeycreeper (Chlorophanes spiza) ** 2 4 1 in this shot. A beautiful bird And a beautiful flower :)They occur in the forest canopy, and, as the name implies, they are specialist nectar feeders with long curved bills. The four Cyanerpes species have colourful legs, long wings and a short tail. The males are typically glossy purple-blue and the females greenish.