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Re: Migration Map/ fill those hummingbird feeders!

Post  meatburner on 4/16/2014, 12:43 pm

Just put my feeder out this morning.  Hope the little critters find it!
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Re: Migration Map/ fill those hummingbird feeders!

Post  Triciasgarden on 4/18/2014, 12:21 am

@AtlantaMarie wrote:The nectar I'm using right now is failed Apple Jelly watered down quite a bit.  The jelly never jelled, so it's syrup.

The hummers love it.  But you have to make sure it doesn't ferment!  Had one little guy drink & drink.  All of the sudden his head falls over to the right.  He popped back up in a minute or so and did it all over again!  Took me a few to realize that the nectar had fermented and he was drunk!

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Post  AtlantaMarie on 4/18/2014, 8:31 am

Yeah, that was pretty much my reaction... Wink
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Post  llama momma on 3/11/2017, 9:18 am

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It's a little early to prepare for hummers but you never know with the crazy weather.
They have started the migration, here is a great map that is updated daily-
http://www.hummingbirds.net/map.html
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Post  Mellen on 3/11/2017, 11:55 am

I used to have hummingbird feeders.  I felt like I was chumming for my cats so I took them down.  They never actually got one, but it was close a few times.  I didn't know cats could jump that high straight up!
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Post  sanderson on 3/11/2017, 9:25 pm

I have hummingbirds 9-10 months of the year. Why they leave in Feb I have no idea. Of course, this is California. . .

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