|Usually in a hole in an old tree.
Young shoots and seedlings, it will take grain as
well as insects and snails. In some areas it feeds
mostly on acorns and pine seeds. It's diet can include
a variety of foods: berries such as bay and hawthorn,
figs, cereal grains, beans, peas, and small invertebrates.
Blue-grey with an attractive iridescent bottle green band
on the back of the neck. In flight they show black edges
to the wing and two partial black bands near their back.
30 - 34 cms.
60 - 70 cms.
March. 2 - 3 Clutches
1 - 2 white, smooth, glossy, with a creamy tint .