This is a juvenile male...you can see the start of his Ruby Throat.
A young male on a Canna.
A young male.
An adult male showing off his ruby throat.
Such a brave little bird.
A young male sticking out his tongue.
9/1/07 at 2:20 pm EDT
Getting a drink of sugar water on 9/1/07 at 2:13 pm EDT
This female was perched just outside our window on September 22, 2008 during the peak of the fall migration period. She was one of many that stopped by and kept us company...to our delight!
An immature male at one of our 9 feeders during the Fall Migration, Lincoln, Nebraska...Sept. 28th, 2008...
Enjoying our 'Robert Kemp' Canna...Fall Migration in Lincoln, Nebraska...Sept. 28th, 2008...
Hovering, sitting and feeding at the same time
hovering above the feeder
This little male RT Hummer was taking a bath in the rain. This year I hope to provide a mister for them since they don't use a birdbath.
Ruby-throated hummingbird in my pond's fountain
This RT hummer has been visiting my flowers and pollenating by the evidence on it's beak!
I photographed this bird in our back yard in Lake Sheridan TX - summer 2009. They are frequent visitors as are many other birds.
Female rubythroat feeding from Mexican sunflower (Tithonia)
Female rubythroat perched on stem of Black & Blue salvia, feeding from Agastache 'Tutti Frutti'
My sister calls me "The Hummingbird Whisperer"... ;-)
Female rubythroat perched in tree
Female rubythroat at feeder
Male rubythroat at dusk
Female rubythroat feeding from 'Jacob Cline' monarda
Ruby Throat Hummingbird - I believe Male
Male(?) Ruby Throated Hummingbird
Female Ruby-throated Hummingbird (Archilochus colubris)
Ruby-throated Hummingbird (Archilochus colubris)
King of the Yard
The King on his Throne
The hummingbird is confronted by a praying mantis
Ruby Throated Hummingbird feeding on Lungwort 'Mrs. Moon' - 05/20/14