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Hummingbird sitting on babies on the Pygmy Date Palms


Hummingbird sitting on babies on the Pygmy Date Palms

January starts the hummingbird nesting time in San Diego. This was mama hummingbird sitting on here babies in my front yard. Photo taken March 3, 2019.



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Great capture how lucky you are.

4 Mar, 2019

 

The hummingbirds generally nest really low to the ground. The last couple of years some of the hummingbirds' nests have been destroyed by either crows or rats. :(

6 Mar, 2019

 

What a shame let's hope their nest stay in tact this time.

6 Mar, 2019

 

Yes, I hope nothing bothers the babies.

7 Mar, 2019

 

Fingers crossed you ll have to keep an eye on them.

7 Mar, 2019

 

your garden is blessed! post some progress pictures, maybe?

9 Mar, 2019

 

Wow...

27 Mar, 2019

 

Lori:

The babies have flown the nest, already!

The hummingbirds start nesting in mid-January by early-to-mid-March they're gone from the nest.

27 Mar, 2019

 

That's good news that the hummingbird babies were reared safely !

28 Mar, 2019

 

I know, right?! :>))

29 Mar, 2019

 

oh that's good news. will they return to the nesting area to raise their own broods? what a delight!

3 Apr, 2019

 

There's so many hummingbirds in my area. They love to make their nests very low to the ground. It really surprises me! The Ficus, Bottlebrush, guava and magnolia trees are the most popular places for them to nest.

4 Apr, 2019

 

Let's hope the birds eventually return to make more nests.

5 Apr, 2019

 

They always do. :>)) My neighbor's bottlbrush tree is a hummingbird hotel. lol!

9 Apr, 2019

 

Hummingbird Hotel! " Wellll, since ma baby left me...I've got a new place to dwell, It's down at the end of lonely street...at Hummingbird Hotel... :-))" lol.. couldn't resist!

12 Apr, 2019

 

That's very cute! :>))

18 Apr, 2019



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