Posts Categorized: hummingbird


It’s getting crowded in the nest. You can pretty easily see them from the ground now, as they’re overflowing the edges of the nest. Yesterday they had noticeable new tail feathers, and mom is actively preening their wings each time she feeds them. The day before we had a big rainstorm and I went up… Read more »

She’s Already Building Her Next Nest!

How interesting this all is! Yesterday (day 14 from first hatching) the mother started construction on her next nest in the other bamboo planter in our courtyard. I heard her fly in, so stopped to watch what I thought would be her hunting for insects for the babies. Instead, she landed on a branch and… Read more »