|A view across part of the farm - a pen of lovely whites and an assortment beyond.|
Very many thanks to John for a truly fascinating morning.
|A pied bronze peacock|
|Part of the train of a white-eyed opal peacock|
|Cameo (in flight) and Indian blue peacocks having a bit of a scrap.|
|Not showing its true colours very well in this pic, the purple colour variant really does have purplish overtones in its plumage. This purple black-shouldered peacock was magnificent.|
|The other species: the Javan Green Peafowl, Pavo muticus subsp. muticus, is an extremely handsome bird, but isn't quite as amenable to cultivation as the familiar P. cristatus.|