MOTHER's Hardly Working Summer Naturalist

Terry Krautwurst shares his summer naturalist days of observing hummingbirds and wasps and foraging for food, and his tips for creating a welcome habitat for birds and animals in your garden.

A summer naturalist reports on a female hummingbird (in this case, the rufous hummingbird, Selasphorus rufus) drink nectar from a lemon-scented geranium. By the time you finished reading that sentence aloud, she would have beaten her wings more than 300 times.
A summer naturalist reports on a female hummingbird (in this case, the rufous hummingbird, Selasphorus rufus) drink nectar from a lemon-scented geranium. By the time you finished reading that sentence aloud, she would have beaten her wings more than 300 times.
PHOTO: RICK WETHERBEE