Orioles are Back

gldno1April 24, 2010

At the hummingbird feeder, From Birds

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christie_sw_mo(Z6)

They're so pretty! I haven't seen any orioles here yet. I'm afraid to put out oranges or jelly to attract them. They crashed into my windows a few times last year. I need to find some window decals that don't have Santa or pumpkins on them.

    Bookmark   April 26, 2010 at 10:14AM
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ceresone(missouri ozarks)

Christie, it didnt look the best, but one year when I couldnt find decals, I cut out the shape of a flying hawk from black construction paper, and taped it to the outside of my big windows. I have a good roof overhang, and it lasted all summer.

    Bookmark   April 26, 2010 at 10:36AM
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helenh(z6 SW MO)

I'll try that Christie if I can find a pattern. I still have Christmas gel sticky things because I hate to hear the thuds. I am putting jelly out now. I forgot that they eat that; I still have jars from last year unopened.

    Bookmark   April 27, 2010 at 5:44PM
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