United States Edition

'My' Robin is a Veery!

Sunday, 24 Jun 12 Sunny 28°C / 82°F

  • 4
  • 8
  • Very Happy

A friend researched the particulars I gave her about the nest I found…containing 4 eggs, where it was located (on the ground in tall grass/weeds), the color of the bird I saw in a fleeting moment (rust) and her size in general….smaller than a robin.

The bird sitting on those eggs is a Veery also known as a Spotted Thrush.

I’m so happy to know.

Comments

  • LouiseM

    LouiseM wrote:

    All the same, it lays “veery” beautiful eggs! :D

    Posted on 25 Jun 12 (about 2 years ago)

  • rosemarieGardener

    rosemarieGardener wrote:

    HHAAAaaaa! ‘Veery’ funny.

    Posted on 25 Jun 12 (about 2 years ago)

  • seeingreen

    seeingreen wrote:

    Have you heard the song yet? Thrushes here have a veery (sorry) lovely song.

    Posted on 26 Jun 12 (about 2 years ago)

  • rosemarieGardener

    rosemarieGardener wrote:

    seeingreen….I listened to a sample online and I agree, veery sweet. (no apologies necessary)

    Posted on 27 Jun 12 (about 2 years ago)

Like to add a comment? You'll need to sign up for a free account, or log in if you're already a member.

rosemarieGardener

rosemarieGardener

Jackson Town, Waldo County, Maine

United States

Previous Journals

Later Journals

Watchers

Buzz

Canadian Gardening magazine logo

After browsing MyFolia.com, you could be tossing out your paper-based gardening journal...MyFolia.com is the facebook for gardeners.

More buzz about us...

Listen in on the Grapevine

Folia Badges and Widgets

Folia Blog Widgets

Want some super cool badges to stick on your blog? What about a funky widget that shows everyone what you are growing? Sounds like you need to get over to our Goodies page pronto!

Tour | About | Help & Support | Contact | Terms | Privacy | Community Guidelines | Goodies

Homegrown by Nic & Nath All photos and content © their respective owners.

Free Gardening database | Free garden organizer | Vegetable garden software | Mobile gardening app

Popular Plants: Tomato | Sweet pepper | Chili pepper | Basil | Bean | Carrot | Rose | Cucumber | Lettuce | Onion | Strawberry | Daylily | Spinach | Potato | Radish

View original on