Length: 16 inches
Weight: 120-145 grams
Life span: 25-30 years
Age at Weaning: 10-14 weeks
Age at Maturity: ~2 years
Country of Origin: Northern Africa and India
Temperament: Like their Alexandrine cousins, these birds are very independent but enjoy being interacted with and talked to. They respond well with handling, and the more they are handled the nicer they become.
Talking Ability: Moderate
Noise Level: Low to moderate
Cage Requirements: 20" x 24"; bar spacing 1/2" to 5/8"
Interesting Facts: Many color mutations are available; at The Birdie Boutique we've had the standard green, blue mutations, and Lutino (yellow) mutations.