Today at Cape Honeysuckle

mbrowne(9b Central CA)September 28, 2013

The honeysuckle is just starting to bloom, and the Anna's are taking advantage.

Here's another from today:

These skipper butterflies seem to like to chase the hummingbirds. Anybody know why?

It's on a salvia leucantha which should be looking good starting in a week or so.

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rvird01

Your photos are amazingly beautiful! Makes me miss my hummers even more...I'm so jealous.

    Bookmark   October 1, 2013 at 8:08PM
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surya55_gw

The shots are stunning! Yesterday, I saw this huge bumble bee chasing off the last of the ruby-throated females- however I witnessed the hummers chasing off a beautiful pipevine swallowtail among other butterflies. It's all competition at this late stage I believe....

    Bookmark   October 2, 2013 at 11:02AM
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