nest with 2 babies

steviedonApril 24, 2013

An Anna's mom built her nest in a potted tree by my door, both eggs hatched and babies grew fast. at one point, one of the babies was pushed or fell out of the nest, and my gardener noticed it and put the baby back, and both continued to grow. This is my last picture of them, they flew away the very next day, but I'm certain one of the juveniles was hanging around and tentatively flying and tasting plants close to the nest that first day.

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Leafhead

Sweet:) You are so blessed to have Hummers not only visiting your garden, but reproducing there as well...

    Bookmark   April 24, 2013 at 6:27AM
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bluebirdbabe(z5 MI)

That is awesome!! great pic, glad they both made it!

    Bookmark   April 24, 2013 at 8:08AM
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Jetherina(5b)

Great pic, thank you so much for sharing!!

    Bookmark   April 25, 2013 at 6:50PM
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koszta_kid(Iowazone 5)

Thanks for sharing.Getting my feeders ready.Will be about a week. Lot colder then normal.Been looking for nests.Have many tall ever greens (think) they nest there.

    Bookmark   April 27, 2013 at 9:29AM
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jomuir(z5 detroit)

great picture! I would be thrilled to see a hummer nest in my yard. feeling a tad jealous now :)

    Bookmark   May 2, 2013 at 11:23AM
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