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Digitalis and birds. South Africa

Posted by digitalis03 (My Page) on
Wed, Oct 8, 03 at 9:13

hi,

I'm interesting to know if in some of your gardens in South Africa (or in other places) sunbirds are usually visitors of your Digitalis (foxglove) flowers for nectar in yours garden

I know that hummingbirds visit these flowers when the plant is introduced in North American...and maybe the other specialist nectar feeding birds in Africa (Nectariinidae) could be the same

thank you


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