Square Foot Gardening Forum
[table bgcolor=#000000 height=275][tr][td]
Hummingbirds Toplef10Hummingbirds 1zd3ho10

Hello Guest!
Welcome to the official Square Foot Gardening Forum.
There's lots to learn here by reading as a guest. However, if you become a member (it's free, ad free and spam-free) you'll have access to our large vermiculite databases, our seed exchange spreadsheets, Mel's Mix calculator, and many more members' pictures in the Gallery. Enjoy.

Hummingbirds I22gcj10Hummingbirds 14dhcg10

[/td][/tr][/table]

Join the forum, it's quick and easy

Square Foot Gardening Forum
[table bgcolor=#000000 height=275][tr][td]
Hummingbirds Toplef10Hummingbirds 1zd3ho10

Hello Guest!
Welcome to the official Square Foot Gardening Forum.
There's lots to learn here by reading as a guest. However, if you become a member (it's free, ad free and spam-free) you'll have access to our large vermiculite databases, our seed exchange spreadsheets, Mel's Mix calculator, and many more members' pictures in the Gallery. Enjoy.

Hummingbirds I22gcj10Hummingbirds 14dhcg10

[/td][/tr][/table]
Square Foot Gardening Forum
Would you like to react to this message? Create an account in a few clicks or log in to continue.
Search
 
 

Display results as :
 

 


Rechercher Advanced Search

Latest topics
» Wasabi Radish
by sanderson Today at 12:55 am

» Tomato - Snow Fairy
by sanderson Today at 12:53 am

» N&C Midwest — October 2021
by nrstooge Yesterday at 10:23 am

» Hello from Murphy, TX
by TracharCoop 10/17/2021, 11:53 am

» I want to start over
by Roseinarosecity 10/17/2021, 12:46 am

» CANADIAN REGION:What are you doing July to December 2021
by Kelejan 10/16/2021, 6:15 pm

» Birds of the Garden
by Kelejan 10/16/2021, 6:10 pm

» Happy Birthday!!
by Scorpio Rising 10/16/2021, 12:18 pm

» Winter Travel
by OhioGardener 10/13/2021, 8:17 am

» Microbes...you gotta see this one !!!
by sanderson 10/12/2021, 1:36 pm

» What are you eating from your garden today?
by yolos 10/10/2021, 11:09 am

» Keeping bees
by Kelejan 10/9/2021, 10:50 am

» worm buying
by OhioGardener 10/8/2021, 8:57 am

» October: What to plant in Northern California and Central Valley areas
by Yardslave 10/7/2021, 5:56 pm

» Hello from West Palm Beach, FL
by OhioGardener 10/6/2021, 6:02 pm

» OhioGardener SFG
by OhioGardener 10/5/2021, 9:31 pm

» National Kale Day
by OhioGardener 10/5/2021, 9:04 am

» Senseless Banter...
by OhioGardener 10/4/2021, 2:13 pm

» October Avatar: Fall Gardening
by sanderson 10/4/2021, 2:06 pm

» What are these fruits?
by bijan 10/4/2021, 1:53 pm

» Mulching question?
by sanderson 10/4/2021, 1:46 pm

» Wood Chips-->Pine
by sanderson 10/4/2021, 1:41 pm

» Dr Higa's Soil Classifications
by sanderson 10/4/2021, 1:35 pm

» Famous Gardening Quotes
by sanderson 10/4/2021, 1:32 pm

» has55's R & D Journey
by has55 10/3/2021, 5:02 pm

» The SFG Journey-Johnson Su Bioreactor for composting, No turning
by has55 10/3/2021, 4:42 pm

» My SFG journey- using hanging clips on cucumber and tomatoes
by has55 10/3/2021, 4:37 pm

» The SFG Journey: The love ballet of cucumber
by has55 10/3/2021, 4:34 pm

» I should have barked (zucchini humor)
by OhioGardener 10/2/2021, 3:11 pm

» This volunteer plant with interesting flowers
by OhioGardener 10/1/2021, 5:29 pm

Google

Search SFG Forum

Hummingbirds

5 posters

Go down

Hummingbirds Empty Hummingbirds

Post  littlejo 2/27/2013, 3:56 pm

The news folks say that the ruby throated hummingbirds are on the move from their winter homes, and there may not be food available so, I've cleaned and filled the feeders. A little early but food will be ready here!
Jo
littlejo
littlejo

Female Posts : 1575
Join date : 2011-05-04
Age : 67
Location : Cottageville SC 8b

Back to top Go down

Hummingbirds Empty Re: Hummingbirds

Post  llama momma 2/27/2013, 4:07 pm

Here's the 2013 Hummingbird Migration Map, for U.S. and Canada-
http://www.hummingbirds.net/map.html
llama momma
llama momma

Certified SFG Instructor

Female Posts : 4921
Join date : 2010-08-20
Location : Central Ohio zone 6a

Back to top Go down

Hummingbirds Empty Re: Hummingbirds

Post  GloriaG 2/27/2013, 7:20 pm

Last year, my first hummer arrived on April 5th.

From the map llama momma shared, it looks like they may be as much as 10-days earlier this year.
So I'll start putting my feeders out mid-March, right after our last frost date.

Perhaps, we can help the little guys along!
avatar
GloriaG

Female Posts : 440
Join date : 2010-03-15
Location : Double Oak, TX Zone 8a

http://www.laketrailstudio.com

Back to top Go down

Hummingbirds Empty Re: Hummingbirds

Post  littlejo 2/27/2013, 9:29 pm

Thanks LM. I really like the map. I will keep the page handy and see exactly when the hummers show up here. 10 days early? Well if they arrived on Mar. 13 last yr, that makes them here by the 3rd. I will try to keep an eye out for them this yr.
Jo
littlejo
littlejo

Female Posts : 1575
Join date : 2011-05-04
Age : 67
Location : Cottageville SC 8b

Back to top Go down

Hummingbirds Empty Re: Hummingbirds

Post  audrey.jeanne.roberts 2/28/2013, 12:38 am

My first hummers showed up two weeks ago. I still have to clean out my feeders and get them up yet.

We feed over 100 hummingbirds during the summer. We have Rufuos and Ruby Throated Hummers. There are so many that I can stand on a chair 2 feet away and take pictures and feel like I'm standing under a ceiling fan, it's absolutely amazing!
audrey.jeanne.roberts
audrey.jeanne.roberts

Posts : 1918
Join date : 2012-12-07
Location : Central Calif Mtns.

http://audreyjeanne-roberts.artistwebsites.com

Back to top Go down

Hummingbirds Empty Re: Hummingbirds

Post  Kelejan 2/28/2013, 10:04 am

I am sure I have seen Rubies in our area even though on the map of Canada I am situated a little way away from the edge.
I must look out for them. I am not really sure which species we get her in the Southern Interior of British Columbia.
Kelejan
Kelejan

Female Posts : 6002
Join date : 2011-04-24
Age : 86
Location : Castlegar, British Columbia

http://www.castlegarinkspot.ca

Back to top Go down

Hummingbirds Empty Re: Hummingbirds

Post  Sponsored content


Sponsored content


Back to top Go down

Back to top


 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum