Tiny butterfly (maybe 2/3 inch 20mm in length) It came back to gather nectar from this beautiful Salvia and shared its elegance with me.
Mr Annas Hummingbird .. This rascal is the current deck boss ... From first light in the morning till near darkness he patrols the flower gardens and deck feeders, chasing away everyone who dares to come near his space! I get exhausted watching some days .. And he is so fast,but occasionally a lovely female is momentarily allowed in like the one shown flying in slide 4 above and below!
March 2018 .. I just received notice that my blog has been awarded a distinction of being one of the top 100 photography blogs in Canada.
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