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A charm …

of hummingbirds—or at least that’s what I found when I searched for “group of hummingbirds.”  I’ve never seen as many (somewhere over a dozen at 1 point) as were swirling around the feeders this morning.

We’ve had a very dry summer, and there aren’t many flowers right now. These are a couple of volunteers that came up along the edge of the garden, plus a very unwelcome hornworm that was working on the tomato and pepper plants.


Tomato hornworm.