fairy-wren: sword-billed hummingbird (photo by sjdavies) The very idea of a bird is a symbol and a suggestion to the poet. A bird seems to be at the top of the scale, so vehement and intense his life….
This Hummingbirds visited A garden last Feb. He is originally from Alaska, British Columbia, or the Seattle area. He was aggressive and pushed the Anna's hummingbirds that wintered in the garden around.
The Green-crowned Brilliant (Heliodoxa jacula) is a large, robust hummingbird that is a resident breeder in the highlands from Costa Rica to western Ecuador. This hummingbird inhabits wet mountain forests including edges, gaps and tall second growth.