20% off everything. Seriously. Every. Single. Thing. Use CREEPY20

I Tell You, It Was This Small - Indian Ringneck Parrot - Gore Gardens

Canvas Prints

Size:
$60.18
Get this by Dec 24

Shipping to

business days (Express)
business days (Standard)
AndreaEL

Gore, New Zealand

  • Product
    Info
  • Product
    Reviews
  • Available
    Products
    9
  • Artist
    Notes
  • Artwork Comments 66

Sizing Information

Small 7.5" x 12.0"
Medium 11.2" x 18.0"
Large 15.0" x 24.0"
X large 18.7" x 30.0"

Features

  • Each print is individually stretched and constructed for your order
  • Epson pigment inks using Giclée inkjets to ensure a long life
  • UV protection provided by a clear lacquer
  • Cotton/poly blend Canson canvas for brighter whites and even stretching

Reviews

Wall Art

Home Decor

Bags

Stationery

Artist's Description

Please view Large, thank you.
The Rose-Ringed Parakeet or Indian Ringneck is classified as a smaller parrot known as the parakeet. These birds have a hooked beak, a long tail, and are moderate in size compared to most conures. These parrots are about 16 inches in length and they have a stealthy appearance that sets them apart from most exotic birds.
Wild Indain Ringnecks are green with undertones of blue that can be seen during overcast days. These parrots have yellow feathers underling their wings and tail. Both males and females look very similar; however, the male has a black ring around his neck. His ring is highlighted with turquoise, pink, and blue. Although the female may not exhibit the impressive ring of the male, many Indian Ringneck enthusiasts will argue a slight green ring is visible.
Both sexes have large tails that are comprised of 12 feathers. The two largest tail feathers, which are blue, make up a large part of the parrot’s size. These elaborate tails can extend as much as 7 inches outward for the male and 6 inches outward for the female. Because these parrots are mostly green, they are very difficult to see during roosting or perching in trees. Most of the time, the presence of these parrots can be given away through their contact calls.
Indian Ringnecks are native to Asia and Africa and can be seen in the forests or arid environments. It’s not uncommon to see them thrive in urban areas as well. They have established colonies in environments which are not native to them, some major points of interest include California, Florida, and the UK. These birds are believed to cause major damage to crops; however, little evidence has been published to prove this accusation. Rose-Ringed Parakeets can be seen in rural areas feeding from birdfeeders or relaxing in parks.
Like most parrots, Indain Ringnecks are intelligent and DO make great pets. They learn concepts quickly and love to show off. Along with being intelligent, they are great at talking. Quaker Parakeets are known for their talking ability; however, a ringneck can speak with clarity that’s phenomenal.
It is amazing how the outer eye colour in Ringneck parrots matches the colour of their plumage.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ35 Gore Gardens Southland New Zealand May 2011

Featured 22nd May 2011

Featured 24th May 2011

I Tell You, It Was This Small – Indian Ringneck

Miss, Miss, I know The Answer! – Ring Neck

Are You Done Yet?

Hey I Have A All In One Jump Suit

Artwork Comments

  • AndreaEL
  • lynn carter
  • AndreaEL
  • Larry Trupp
  • AndreaEL
  • AuntDot
  • AndreaEL
  • Bunny Clarke
  • AndreaEL
  • virginian
  • AndreaEL
  • barnsis
  • AndreaEL
  • lindaMakiej
  • AndreaEL
  • Elizabeth Kendall
  • AndreaEL
  • Josie Jackson
  • AndreaEL
desktop tablet-landscape content-width tablet-portrait workstream-4-across phone-landscape phone-portrait
desktop tablet-landscape content-width tablet-portrait workstream-4-across phone-landscape phone-portrait

10% off

for joining the Redbubble mailing list

Receive exclusive deals and awesome artist news and content right to your inbox. Free for your convenience.