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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



27 Mar, 2019



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 Hummingbird Hotel... :-))" lol.. couldn't resist!

12 Apr, 2019


That's very cute! :>))

18 Apr, 2019

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