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Re: Story for the birds


A trick with the hummingbirds is to put a bright red hummingbird feeder in
there, right next to the door. They investigate, and find their way out. I
had despaired of getting them out of the greenhouse until I learned that


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "cathy carpenter" <cathyc@rnet.com>
To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
Sent: Saturday, December 27, 2003 12:09 PM
Subject: Re: [CHAT] Story for the birds

> And then there are the hummingbirds that fly into the garage and cannot
> figure out that you cannot fly straight up and escape. I have rescued
> any number by gently herding them out with a long handled pond skimmer.
> Now I've gotten smarter and keep the door closed during hummingbird
> season!
> Cathy

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