Hummingbirds still in Wisconsin....

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  1. Sherry8

    Sherry8 I Love Birds!

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  3. marlingardener

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    We are awaiting the migration here in Texas. This year's weather has been so strange that we don't really know when to expect the migratory hummingbirds and other birds to arrive. Nothing is on the usual schedule!
     
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    Kildale Nature's Window

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    Great to have them in the yard. One of ours, the Anna's, stays the year round through the snow and all the rain. anna's male (2).jpg

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  6. Netty

    Netty Chaotic Gardener Plants Contributor

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    Great shots!
    My hummingbirds are still here, fighting over the feeders. I will really miss them when they are gone.
     
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    Gail-Steman Young Pine

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    Netty they must be delightful to have in the garden :)
     
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    Netty Chaotic Gardener Plants Contributor

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    Oh they ARE! Such amazing little creatures to watch zip around the yard!
     
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    Our hummingbirds love zinnias, probably because these are some that grew from seeds that Netty sent me (the zinnias, not the birds!).
     
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    mart Hardy Maple

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    We have been bombarded last three weeks ! I am going to buy stock in the sugar company !
     
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    Mart, between the chicken feed, the cat food, and the sugar for hummingbird nectar, I'm thinking of starting a "Go Fund Me" page for our farm!
     
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    Gail-Steman Young Pine

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    Netty ….i'm JEALOUS this end :(

    Beautiful capture marlingardener :like:
     
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    marlingardener Strong Ash

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    Gail, wish I could take credit for the photos, but my husband is the photographer/downloader/organizer. I just get to enjoy all the folks' comments about the pictures!
     
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    Gail-Steman Young Pine

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    Same here @marlingardener any close ups it's the hubby otherwise it's just my phone ;) but your hubby takes some lovely captures mate :like:
     
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    Great shot marlingardener, it is nice to have them around the place.
     
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    Super-dooper foto's. We do not have this bird here.
    It is a joy to see.
     
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