double lucky shot! Check it out!

Lyuda(z6TX)August 10, 2005

I live in the part of TX where we don`t see hummers.I saw my first hummingbird 2 years ago and wanted to attract these beauties into my garden ever since(my husband didn`t see it then ,didn`t beleive me and said it was probably a hummingbird moth).I started planting all those hummingbird attracting flowers with no luck and look who showed up on my SUNFLOWERS this morning.

I`m still excited!!

Lyuda.

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gardengrown

AWESOME a twofor - a butterfly and a hummer - good score and a lovely pic!!

    Bookmark   August 10, 2005 at 4:04PM
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rosemariero(Z9 SW SUNDiegoCA)

Woohoo! Good for you with a double surprise!

~Rosemarie

    Bookmark   August 10, 2005 at 4:05PM
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geoffhandley(Shropshire, UK)

Good for you. I take it was a lucky shot of the hummer. Am I right in thinking that he was flying upwards so could so easily have got out of shot?

    Bookmark   August 10, 2005 at 6:48PM
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cailinriley(z3 Calgary AB)

"If you plant it, they will come." I'm paraphrasing, of course. ;-) You've a right to be excited!!

    Bookmark   August 11, 2005 at 2:08AM
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kdw_pensacola(Z8b NW FL)

That is a great 2-fer. It is hard to get a photo of one of your subjects much less 2 at the same time

    Bookmark   August 11, 2005 at 5:40PM
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gldno1

Congratulations! both on the hummer and getting a pic of it. I know how difficult that can be. gld

    Bookmark   August 11, 2005 at 7:01PM
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clairabelle(z4 Quebec)

Super photo! Way to go,Lyuda!

    Bookmark   August 11, 2005 at 8:46PM
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bevga(7B)

So glad you got to see a hummer and getting a pic is a bonus. We are blessed with lots of hummers this time of year and they keep me going as I work at my computer during the day. I have a feeder on my window and enjoy the shows they put on!

    Bookmark   August 11, 2005 at 9:41PM
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