A young male Anna’s Hummingbird on the Crocosmia. He is just getting the colour on his goret! Here he looks so intense!
Here’s a sure footed Anna’s Hummingbird (Calypte anna), male, standing on the stem of a Crocosmia plant. The Hummers are really enjoying these plants as they come into bloom. Must tast Good!!
An American Goldfinch (Spinus tristis) sitting on the long stem of a Crocosmia that is just about to flower!
A brown Skipper Butterfly takes nourishment from the bright flowers of a Goldenrod
Sunshine, because she always lights up my life when she drops by!
An Anna’s Hummingbird female on the Coocosma Lucifer.
Here’s another shot of the Hummer and the Lucifer. I am completely enamoured with both the bird and the flower.
A Rufous Hummingbird female visits our Coocosmia Lucifer.