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Re: Hummingbirds in my garden
  • Subject: Re: Hummingbirds in my garden
  • From: "Christopher P. Lindsey" <1002@rewrite.hort.net>
  • Date: Tue, 12 Aug 2014 22:18:07 -0500 (CDT)

----- Original Message -----
> From: "Catharine Carpenter" <1f73664e1@rewrite.hort.net>
> I have been feeding them for years. Have a feeder in the front and in
> the back yard, because they tend to be territorial, and many times
> will chase other hummers away. Making your own sugar syrup is easy
> and a lot cheaper than buying the commercial stuff.

We've tried a feeder in the past, but they never seemed to visit.  I
wonder if they'll use it now that they have a draw with the Browallia

I'll put up the feeder tomorrow.  :)  I want a whole gaggle (oh, I looked
it up, it's a 'charm' or 'hover') of hummingbirds!  


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