[CT Birds] Hummers
pkoker2011 at charter.net
Sun Sep 16 07:24:52 EDT 2012
I've noticed a similar pattern. They seem to "work" the flowers more at the
end of the season. Just now (~ 7:15) had a female Ruby-throat thoroughly
work through a fuchsia then go to a feeder.
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Subject: [CT Birds] Hummers
9/15 - New Milford yard - one male and one female ruby-throat today - the
male goes to the feeder but the female prefers flowers - Cuphea "David
Verity" (red tubes) and Salvia "Coral Nymph" seem to be the favorites, also
hosta still flowering.
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