- 32cm long.
- Blue—grey in color (although other colors are common).
- 2 – 3 broods per year, with 2 eggs in each clutch.
- 17 – 19 day incubation period.
- Young birds spend 35 – 37 days in the nest.
- Feeds on seeds, green feed, domestic scraps in and around cities, near roosting sites.
- Nests on ledges.