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Ruby Throated Hummingbirds at one of the feeders. I am now mixing 6 cups of nectar/day for them.
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Jul 29 2012 04:09 GMT sini
Great catch!:)
Jul 29 2012 05:46 GMT MargNZ
Lovely capture Jo .... they sure like your nectar :)
Jul 29 2012 10:00 GMT wijnie58
Beautiful catch Jo..:-))
Jul 29 2012 15:20 GMT bandsix
Superb catch Jo...thought you had UFOs from the thumb:)
Jul 29 2012 23:31 GMT fhelsing PRO
What a wonderful capture!
Jul 29 2012 23:44 GMT larrybenedict
6 cups/day is a lot of nectar. You must have 30 or 40 hummers.
Jul 30 2012 02:35 GMT potterjo
Larry, last year I did some research and figured out that there were at least 75 hummers. I have gone through over 28#s of sugar so far this summer. It is so hot and dry here there aren't many wildflowers, the only flowers that are blooming are the volunteer zinnias that are in the veg. garden. That is all I can afford to water.
Jul 30 2012 04:17 GMT larrybenedict
I understand Jo. Our country's mid section has really been suffering with drought conditions.
Jul 30 2012 21:43 GMT martini957
Cool capture....and yours share....many drinking holes but the ones at my house refuse to share...and they won't be still long enough for me to get a picture either...but I keep trying : ))
Aug 02 2012 03:01 GMT potterjo
I just sat with my camera and waited for them to come back to the feeder. I sat my camera so that it would take multiple exposures. Deleted lots but it is the only way I can get them.
Aug 09 2012 08:20 GMT abojovna PRO
Beautiful result!