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Old 03-07-2009, 04:43 PM   #1
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Talking The Hummingbirds are on their way North!

The hummingbird migration is underway. If you would like to watch their progress, you can follow it here:
http://www.hummingbirds.net/map.html
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Old 03-08-2009, 08:17 AM   #2
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Oh boy! I can hardly wait!
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Old 03-08-2009, 11:26 AM   #3
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Just another 1000 miles or so ... YOU CAN DO IT ... !
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Old 03-08-2009, 03:29 PM   #4
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Thanks for the link ! The 2008 map shows the first hummers here the third week in April. Spring is coming !
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Old 03-11-2009, 11:23 AM   #5
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They are charting the migration! How neat is this!
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Old 03-12-2009, 10:38 AM   #6
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Isn't this amazing and they are so lovely. I can hardly wait either, doc.
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Old 03-12-2009, 01:55 PM   #7
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Just another 1000 miles or so ... YOU CAN DO IT ... !
Hey - cut that out - no fair luring the hummers your way with those pretty red flowers. They just got here, and you're trying to take them already. hmmmpf!
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Old 03-12-2009, 02:10 PM   #8
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...luring the hummers your way with those pretty red flowers.
Cardinal Flower (Lobelia cardinalis) - they can't resist them! "Resistance is futile... "

Enjoy the hummingbirds while you can ... :eek:
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Old 03-15-2009, 04:23 PM   #9
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They love trumpet vine and begonnias in baskets too-got both ready to go for the little hummers, as well as feeders. I can't wait. This TN is pretty cool!
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Old 03-20-2009, 01:19 AM   #10
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According to the map, they are getting closer, already now in east coastal areas of VA. And in Northern GA. By April they should be here in NE. TN!!! Guess i should get cleaning those feeders!
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