Cuban Amazons are among the smaller species of Amazons, standing only a foot tall when fully grown. They are also among the more brightly colored. The feathers of their bodies range from green to purple, blue, and red. They have striking red and white splotches on the face and throat with purple or blue on the back of the head. There is some white on their shoulders, but the majority of the wing is green and blue. Their feet and beaks are pale flesh or horn colored.