|Male Northern Cardinal|
Fun Facts About the Northern Cardinal
- State bird of 7 US states
- North Carolina
- West Virginia
- Diet consists of seeds, insects and berries
- Also known as redbird
- Featured as the name of numerous athletic teams including my favorite St. Louis Cardinal baseball team.
- Beautiful songbirds who sing year round. Loud whistling song that has many variations including: cheer,cheer,cheer and purty,purty,purty.
- Male sings to defend nesting territory.
- Cardinals do not migrate and live their entire lives within a few miles.
- Cardinal lifespan can be up to 15 years.
Differences between Male and Female Cardinals
Photos of Cardinals in my BackyardThis little guy is all puffed up against the cold winter winds.
I like the look on this Cardinals face. He seems to be saying "it's my turn here now...stay away!"
Products with Northern Cardinals
I love this colorful Cardinal trivet. What a great way to bring this colorful bird into your home.
If you are looking for some decorations with Cardinals for your deck or patio this beautiful wind chime is just for you. I love the sound of chimes in the wind and I'm sure you will love this colorful decoration.
Cardinal Magnet from my friend Vicki's Zazzle store
Magnet Cardinals appear when angels are near..
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