Blue Tit

(Cyanistes caeruleus)

Alert Status: Green
Identifying Features: Bight blue head cap and dark blue eye stripe with yellow belly
Average Length: 11.5 cm
Average Lifespan: 3 Years
Average Wingspan: 17.5-20 cm
Beak type: Insects

Feeding: NaturalCaterpillars and seeds. In springtime they feed also on pollen, nectar and sap, and in the autumn on berries.
How to feed them: Hanging feeders
What: Peanuts, suet cakes, seed mixes, sunflower hearts & seeds

Nesting: Small nest box with 25mm hole
Where to see: Widespread across the UK. Gardens, parks & woodland

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