Size: 5 1/2"
Male: (Shown) Vibrant blue finch-like bird. Scattered dark markings on wings and tail.
Female: Light brown bird with faint markings
Juvenile: Similar to female.
Nest: Female builds cup nest. Two broods per year.
Eggs: 3-4; pale blue without markings
Incubation: 12-13 days; female incubates
Fledging: 10-11 days; female feeds young
Migration: The Indigo Bunting is a migrator and can be found in St. Charles County during the summer months.
Food: Insects, seeds, fruit, and will come to seed feeders.