Originally posted on Something Over Tea:
Among the most delightful of the avian visitors to our garden are the Bronze Mannikins (Spermestes cucullata), which are among smallest birds in South Africa. I think they are truly delightful little birds and often regard them as feathered bundles of happiness. Males and females look alike: they have grey bills and blackish heads with white underparts and brown… Continue reading BEAUTIFUL BRONZE MANNIKINS