We found a hummingbird nest!

From doing a little research, my husband and I found out hummingbirds use spider silk to build their nests. The silk stretches as the babies grow. There are 2 babies in this one, we think. The nest is probably a little smaller than a baseball. Pretty cool to watch!
we found a hummingbird nest, gardening, Not sure if it s mom and baby or 2 babies
Not sure if it's mom and baby or 2 babies.
we found a hummingbird nest, gardening, They were taking turns cleaning each other
They were taking turns cleaning each other.
we found a hummingbird nest, gardening, Tail feathers
Tail feathers.
we found a hummingbird nest, gardening, The babies head and long beak
The babies head and long beak.

Questions on this post

Have a question about this project?

Your question...

Comments

Join the conversation

2 of 13 comments
Your comment...
Next