I stood for a while and enjoyed the verdin's antics as it flitted from twig to twig to feed. Verdins are rarely seen drinking; most of their diet consists of insects, nectar, fruits and seedpods of legumes.
Some interesting facts about verdins: They build both breeding and roosting nests. Winter roosting nests, which have thicker insulation than summer nests, help the verdin stay warm in winter. They build roosting nests all year round. One pair of verdins in