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tropical plants to attract humming birds?

Posted by thestrangeangel (My Page) on
Thu, Apr 24, 08 at 17:09

what are some good tropical plants to attract humming birds?
double points if you can give me some plants to keep mosquitoes away as well. (minus points if its citronella)


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RE: tropical plants to attract humming birds?

Where are you? It must be somewhere relatively warm, but how much rainfall do you get?

I just had an encounter out back -- I was putting a few things out to dry to take advantage of the weather, and I heard the familiar "Chip" of an Anna's. She came down within a foot of my face to get a better look. She then went to feed off of some succulents I have - an aloe with red tubular flowers and a dudleya. Pretty amazing up close like that.


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RE: tropical plants to attract humming birds?

Im in Barbados this link shows the anual rain fall
http://img236.imageshack.us/my.php?image=graphrainwn9.gif


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