Nature Through My Lens

On the Columbine


A Rufous Hummingbird (Selasphorus rufus) on the Columbine, which is genus Aquilegia and is a of about 60–70 species of perennial plants that are found in meadows, woodlands, and at higher altitudes throughout the Northern Hemisphere, known for the spurred petals of their flowers.

2 responses

  1. rhiebert

    The Hummingbird looks good at the feeder but so much better at a flower.

    2018/05/27 at 1:47 am

    • Ruth, thank you! I think the same thing and try to get them away from the feeder, but then I can’t help shoot them where they are close by on the feeder! It’s win win, either way for me!

      2018/05/30 at 12:00 am

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