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Saturday, December 20, 2008

A Cold Little Hummer


It's taken a week to catch this hummingbird sitting still long enough to take his picture. I would never have believed that a hummingbird would stick around in temperatures that have rarely reached freezing over the past week, but here he is. I have been rotating two feeders in and out of the house to make sure he has access to unfrozen nectar. What a wonderful winter treat!

2 comments:

Paula McNamee said...

Hi Jan, I'm enjoying your winter posts and hope you're keeping warm and cozy with our winter wonderland outside. I just love this little humming bird. Happy Winter Solstice, Paula

Bridget B. said...

Wow! That's amazing - I can't imagine a hummingbird sticking it out through this weather - good for you!