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Re: Hummingbird Nest Photos from mom to chicks


That's certainly food for thought!  LOL

---------- Original Message ----------------------------------
From: cathy carpenter <cathyc@rnet.com>
Reply-To: gardenchat@hort.net
Date:  Wed, 12 Nov 2003 19:01:28 -0600

>I read once (in a Smithsonian Magazine article, I think) that if 
>hummingbirds were the size of robins, it would not be safe to enter the 
>garden!
>Cathy, back from New Orleans
>On Thursday, November 6, 2003, at 09:34 AM, Pamela J. Evans wrote:
>
>> Y'know - you're right! It was very loud - I had forgotten. Such a
>> startling sight to have one an inch from the tip of your nose. Very
>> brave of that little bird may I say!
>>
>>
>> ---------- Original Message ----------------------------------
>> From: "Marge Talt" <mtalt@hort.net>
>> Reply-To: gardenchat@hort.net
>> Date:  Thu, 6 Nov 2003 03:57:06 -0500
>>
>>> Pam, I've had them do that, too - it's like they are checking you out
>>> - nose to nose with a hummer is quite an experience:-)  Their wings
>>> make such a loud noise at close range.
>>>
>>> Marge Talt, zone 7 Maryland
>>> mtalt@hort.net
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>>>> From: Pamela J. Evans <gardenqueen@gbronline.com>
>>>> Wendy - that's great! Mine have finally flown South and I miss them
>>>> every night feasting on the salvias. There was one female (duller
>>>> coloring) that used to come hover about an inch from my face and
>>> stare
>>>> at me for a few minutes and then go about her necter collecting. It
>>> was
>>>> really interesing, and so cool to see one up close.
>>>
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>>
>> --
>> Pam Evans
>> Kemp TX/zone 8A
>>
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Pam Evans
Kemp TX/zone 8A



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