Wednesday, April 29, 2009

Orchard Oriole

ABC Wednesday
"O" !

The Orchard Oriole, Icterus spurius,
is in the Blackbird Family.

He winters in South America.
He likes oranges and jelly.
Happy ABC Wednesday!
Thank you, Tumblewords for encourageing me join in.
Thank you mrsnesbitt's place for hostessing a fun meme!

12 comments:

gaz said...

nice o!

mine’s here

Reader Wil said...

What a beautiful bird! Thanks for sharing, Sherry!

Lavender Dreamer said...

Beautiful! I love the BIG moth, too! What a good photographer you are!

Mara said...

What a lovely bird! Great choice for O

Carol said...

Beautiful bird the Orchard Oriole...such bright color...good "O" choice...

Cheryl said...

Dear Sherry......what an absolutely perfect O.....lovely Oriole.....

Sheila said...

She is very pretty.
almost like an English robin.

marmee said...

what a lovely little bird. such a bright colour.

Tumblewords: said...

Glad to see you here! Oh, my, what an oriole...

Lisa at Greenbow said...

I wish our orioles would eat jelly. It is only the ants that eat it here. Beautiful shots Sherry.

kkryno said...

sCute little guy!

Jay said...

What a beautiful little bird! It's strange for us to see a blackbird with colourful feathers!

On behalf of the team, thanks for taking part in ABC Wednesday this week! :)