Everything you wanted to know about hummingbirds but didn’t know who to ask will fly across your HomeGrown radio dial this week. New Harmony, Indiana, author, speaker and naturalist Sally Roth suggests dozens of flowers and shrubs that will lure hummers into your garden or yard. Kentucky hummingbird experts Brainard Palmer-Ball and Mark Monroe offer some facts on the bird’s lifestyle, and talk about how they band those tiny hummers to keep a watchful eye on their migrating habits.
Find out more:
- Sally Roth
- Sally Roth’s “Attracting Butterflies and Hummingbirds to Your Backyard”
- Hummer/Bird Study Group
- Operation RubyThroat: The Hummingbird Project
- Kentucky Ornithological Society
- WBU Birding Blog