Waxeyes on Sunday

And here the photos I took on a lovely sunny day as the Waxeyes (Maori name: Tauhou) worked their way amongst the brushes on the Bottle Brush bush, supping on nectar.

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They are skittish, tiny birds but very pretty and very welcome in the garden. Thank goodness for the kitchen window!

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4 thoughts on “Waxeyes on Sunday

  1. kiwiyarns

    So cute!! When I was a teenager, we lived in a house with a berry bush outside the kitchen window. The wax eyes would come right up to the window to eat the berries – such a treat to look at when washing the dishes!

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