[CT Birds] hummingbirds

Paula J Verderame dmrlizdbear at juno.com
Thu Aug 13 19:00:00 EDT 2009

I live on the beach in Milford. I finally got Hummers at my feeder last
year, but only during late August and September. Also, the only time I
saw them was in the early morning. It took 2 years, but I was so happy to
see my first visitor! All I can say is, don't give up. 

Paula Verderame

On Thu, 13 Aug 2009 19:31:46 +0000 (GMT) eyeflight16 at optonline.net
> While the talk of hummingbirds is up, I also could use some help. I 
> have been trying to attract hummingbirds to my house for 3 years 
> now, and have been unsuccesfull. I have tryed putting up a bottle 
> style feeder filled with nectar, as well as planted foxgolve, 
> trumpet honeysuckle vines, salvias, and many red impatiens. I have 
> never seen a single hummer in my yard. I do live on the beach, and 
> even though the flowers and feeders are not on the beach side of the 
> house, I am wondering if my location on the coast is why I have no 
> hummers. If anyone has any ideas for me, I would be most grateful. 
> thanks.
> James Randall
> Fairfield
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