Common Name: House Finch
"Nest of twigs and grasses, placed in shrub, vine, hanging planter,"—aha!—"or birdhouse. Eggs: 2-6, bluish white with speckles; Incubation peridod: 12-16 days, Time to fledging: 11-19 days, Broods per year: 1-3."
"Originally from West, expanding range in East; often build nests in hanging outdoor planters."
Stokes, Donald & Lillian. Beginner's Guide to Birds: Eastern Region. Singapore: Little, Brown and Company, 1996.