Category Archives: Hummingbird Tips
This is a suggestion on controlling ants approaching hummingbird feeders. You will need: 2 cup hooks one cork plastic cup Screw one cup hook through the bottom of plastic cup into the cork bottom. Screw 2nd cup hook into the … Continue reading
If you are having difficulty with bees visiting the hummingbird feeder here’s one suggestion, Make the sugar solution 1 part white sugar to five parts purified water simmered 20 mins. then cooled. In other words a 1-5 ratio instead of … Continue reading
Watch incredible footage of how a hummingbird drinks and gathers the sugar water and how they must gather the nectar from a flower. Unbelievably wonderful photography that helps see how they do drink. http://www.wired.com/wiredscience/2011/05/hummingbird-tongue-drinking/
If you find a “banded” hummingbird report with the banding number to: 1-800-327-BAND
See hummingbirds nesting and raising their babies live on the links below. 1. http://phoebeallens.com/ 2. www.ourhummingbirdnest.com 3. http://www.ustream.tv/channel/bellahummingbird-s-show These are three live cams streaming one from Irvine, one from Aliso Viejo and one from La Verne, CA.