High: 93°F ~ Low: 67°F
Friday, Aug. 29, 2014
Hummingbird social?Posted Wednesday, September 9, 2009, at 8:21 AM
I just witnessed a rare hummingbird aerial dance, or at least I never noticed it before. Maybe 8-10 birds were slowly hovering around the feeders and flowers but none were eating and none were fighting or bombarding each other.
The best way I can put it in human terms is that it seemed like a "social". I wish I had been outside to hear if they were chatting, not that I would understand, but....
This went on for about 10 minutes and now they are all gone. I did not notice if they moved the party elsewhere or just broke up. Has anyone else noticed this behavior?
Showing comments in chronological order
[Show most recent comments first]
- Blog RSS feed
- Comments RSS feed
- Send email to Steve Mills
Steve Mills and his wife have one daughter and live on a farm outside of Bell Buckle. They previously owned two coffee/ice cream shops, currently operate an internet sales company and teach classes, but his primary job involves the paper industry worldwide. Hobbies and interests lie in gardening, photography, recorded music and of course, their pets.
Hot topicsMorning after our garden club meeting. Developments and ideas.
(14 ~ 10:25 PM, Aug 19)
Garden club meeting coming up TONIGHT, August 15th at the Ag Extension office.
Are you teaching, nurturing your successor/s?
Wartrace Walking Horse Show is coming up this weekend!
Weed'em and Reap this Friday (TODAY), at a new location!!