- Details and Thread List
The Budgie (Budgerigar)is also commonly known as a Parakeet (they are not, however trueParakeets).
Budgies are smallparrots native to Australia and have become very popular pets. The wildtype color is green and yellow, but many other colors have beendeveloped by breeders. There are instructions for 3 color variationsincluded with this design, but many others are possible. Males andfemales can be distinguished easily from the color of their cere (thearea above the beak where the nostril are located). Mature males have ablue cere, and mature females have a brown cere.
Color/Thread Charts for 3 color variations.